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Other sites relevant to health care in danger

06-02-2012

This page contains links to websites with relevant information on threats to health care around the world.

 


Photos

Yemen, 2011. Ambulances take huge risks during armed conflicts to reach and transport the wounded and can fall victim to stray bullets. 

Yemen, 2011. Ambulances take huge risks during armed conflicts to reach and transport the wounded and can fall victim to stray bullets. Catalina Martin-Chico, winner of the first ICRC Humanitarian Visa d’or photojournalism award. (23rd “Visa pour l’Image” International Photojournalism Festival – September 2011 – Perpignan, France).
© COSMOS / Catalina Martin-Chico
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Libya. The battered main clinic in Misrata had to be evacuated when it was taken over to be used as a military base. 

Libya. The battered main clinic in Misrata had to be evacuated when it was taken over to be used as a military base.
© ICRC / André Liohn
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Tskhinvali, Georgia, 20 August 2008. Patients had to be moved to the basement of this hospital after the building was partly destroyed. 

Tskhinvali, Georgia, 20 August 2008. Patients had to be moved to the basement of this hospital after the building was partly destroyed.
© AFP PHOTO / Dimitry Kostyukov

Mogadishu, Somalia. The emergency room entrance of the ICRC-supported Keysaney hospital. Paintings on the wall depict an array of weapons that are prohibited from entering the hospital (all weapons are prohibited). 

Mogadishu, Somalia. The emergency room entrance of the ICRC-supported Keysaney hospital. Paintings on the wall depict an array of weapons that are prohibited from entering the hospital (all weapons are prohibited).
© ICRC / B. Schaeffer / so-e-00218
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