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Regional Director's statement: Stop the war on hospitals!

19 August 2016 – Thousands of health workers remain in Syria, Yemen and Iraq  today, committed and faithful to the oath they took to save lives. Some have literally gone underground to keep providing care, refusing to abandon their patients. Have we the right to abandon them?

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Rana Sidani
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WHO Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean
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