Libya: medical evacuations from Sirte
21-10-2011 Photo gallery
On 11 October 2011, ICRC staff evacuated 17 patients for further medical treatment, bringing them first to a field hospital from where they were flown to hospitals in Tripoli. This was the third group of wounded people evacuated by the ICRC from Sirte in less than a week. This gallery depicts the operation in images. On 17 October, the ICRC evacuated another 21 patients, bringing the total number of evacuees from the Sirte hospital to 49.