Only 30 Doctors Remain In Eastern Aleppo, Lack Medical, Surgical Supplies To Treat Wounded
Reuters: Just 30 doctors struggle to treat wounded in eastern Aleppo
“Only 30 doctors remain in rebel-held eastern Aleppo, where they are in dire need of medical and surgical supplies to treat hundreds of wounded people among a trapped population of 300,000, Syrian doctors said on Monday. At least 40 wounded people in the eight still-functioning hospitals — some of them makeshift centers hidden underground for fear of air strikes and shelling — require medical evacuation, they said…” (Nebehay, 9/26).
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