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Health Disaster Looms as Gaza Struggles to Treat Woundedi
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Scott Bobb
August 06, 2014 6:29 PM
The United Nations has warned that Gaza faces a health disaster, following the four-week long conflict with Israel that began with an Israeli operation to destroy Hamas rockets and infiltration tunnels. Many hospitals and clinics were damaged in the fighting. All are overwhelmed with wounded. VOA’s Scott Bobb visited al-Shifa Hospital shortly before the latest cease-fire went into effect and has this report.

Health Disaster Looms as Gaza Struggles to Treat Wounded

Scott Bobb

Published August 06, 2014

The United Nations has warned that Gaza faces a health disaster, following the four-week long conflict with Israel that began with an Israeli operation to destroy Hamas rockets and infiltration tunnels. Many hospitals and clinics were damaged in the fighting. All are overwhelmed with wounded. VOA’s Scott Bobb visited al-Shifa Hospital shortly before the latest cease-fire went into effect and has this report.


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