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Tuesday 5 December 2023 Dublin: 2°C

# medical aid

Last month
November 2023
Medical NGO describes dire conditions in Gaza including 'amputations without adequate anaesthetic'
An Irish representative for MSF described the medical situation in Gaza as ‘truly dire’.
This year
'Smell of death' pervades Gaza hospitals, says WHO's Mike Ryan
12 of Gaza’s 35 hospitals have been forced to close.
Last year
Ukrainian doctor: 'We need military aid now - Russia will not stop until Ukraine is destroyed'
Reporter Niall O’Connor, who is on the Ukraine/Polish border, talks to medics dealing with the injured.
All time
Column: Full, unimpeded access for all doctors is immediately needed in Syria
It is unacceptable that medical staff are being denied access to the world’s worst humanitarian crisis since the Cold War, writes Irish-Libyan doctor Dr Fatima Hamroush.
Médecins Sans Frontières closes centres in Somalia after attacks on staff
After 22 years of work, MSF blames civilians leaders’ tolerance of these abuses.
Presenting... the ambulance on a bike
Irish Red Cross gets (two) First Responder bicycle units to deliver medical aid quickly and efficiently.