Health funding gap means 1,700 in Gaza may face amputations – U.N.

FILE PHOTO: Jamie McGoldrick, the U.N. humanitarian coordinator in the Palestinian Territories speaks during an interview with Reuters in Gaza City March 29, 2019. REUTERS/Nidal al-Mughrabi/File Photo

GENEVA (Reuters) – A lack of health funding in Gaza means 1,700 people shot by Israeli security forces may have to have amputations in the next two years, Jamie McGoldrick, the U.N. Humanitarian Coordinator for occupied Palestinian territory, told reporters on Wednesday. McGoldrick said 29,000 Palestinians had been wounded in protests in the past year, […]

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