Middle East

Health Disaster Looms as Gaza Struggles to Treat Woundedi
X
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.


You May Like

Unpaid Kurdish Fighters Sign of Economic Woes

Sharp cuts in Kurdistan's budget by Baghdad, falling oil revenue, coping with refugees, inflated public sector have hit regional economy hard More

Koreas Exchange List of Envoys for Family Reunion Talks

Officials will discuss date, venue and number of participants for reunion; Seoul hopes to hold event late this month More

China Targets 197 in Online Speech Crackdown

Nearly 200 punished for 'spreading rumors' online in ongoing crackdown on free speech More

This forum has been closed.
Comments
     
There are no comments in this forum. Be first and add one