Gaza Strip gets first new hospital in a decade, two more due this year

from Reuters - Thomson Reuters Foundation
Published on 06 Jan 2016 View Original
  • Indonesian NGO funds a $9 mln hospital in Gaza

  • Hospital is the first built in territory in 10 years

  • Gaza lacks advanced medical equipment and know-how

  • Qatar-, Turkey-funded hospitals due to open this year

By Nidal al-Mughrabi

GAZA, Jan 6 (Reuters) - The Gaza Strip's struggling healthcare system will get some much needed help in 2016 after the first new hospital in a decade opened its doors in the territory last month and as two more foreign-funded clinics are set to launch this year.

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