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Inside Bab al-Hawa Hospital, Doctors Struggle with Wounded of Syria

Bab al-Hawa Hospital in northern Syria near the Turkish border, serves Syria’s wounded from what was once an immigration and customs building.

This Australian report describes the situation at the hospital.

Here’s an excerpt:

“The hospital, which reeked of blood, on average, treats around 40 patients a day, mainly as a result from shelling and bombings in the Idlib province. Eighty per cent of patients are civilians – the majority children.”

Read the full report.