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23 Jul 2017 description
  • Only bridge in Mosul over Tigris

  • Residents of east wonder where to turn for help

  • Houses flattened, booby-trapped

  • Many struggle to pay rent in temporary homes

By Angus MacSwan

MOSUL, Iraq, July 22 (Reuters) - On a pontoon bridge connecting East and West Mosul, residents of a city shattered by the battle to expel Islamic State cross back and forth trying to rebuild their lives from the rubble.

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22 Jul 2017 description

MSF hopes to begin building a new trauma center in Kunduz as early as 2018

By Josh Smith

KABUL, July 22 (Reuters) - Medecins Sans Frontiers (MSF) reopened a small medical clinic in Kunduz, Afghanistan, on Saturday, their first facility there since the American airstrikes that destroyed a hospital in 2015.

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20 Jul 2017 description

By Angus MacSwan

MOSUL, Iraq, July 19 (Reuters) - The battle for Mosul is all but over after nine months of devastating urban warfare between government forces and Islamic State militants, but Iraqi civilians are suffering in a humanitarian crisis of monumental scale.

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19 Jul 2017 description

Gaza hospitals short on power, medicine

  • Hamas-Palestinian Authority dispute at root of crisis

  • Gaza hospitals short on power, medicine

  • Cystic fibrosis patients in Gaza especially at risk

By Nidal al-Mughrabi

GAZA, July 19 (Reuters) - Ritta al-Jalees doesn't care who's to blame for the deteriorating state of healthcare in Gaza. All she wants is to ensure her three sons get the help they need to breathe.

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18 Jul 2017 description

By Isabel Coles

BARTELLA, Iraq, July 17 (Reuters) - Their husbands, sons and brothers are dead, but the women and children Islamic State militants left behind will live to pay the price for their actions.

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