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Al-Aqsa Hospital Under Attack

Al-Aqsa Hospital Under Attack

International Human Rights Activist Inside Available For Interviews

Gaza City, 15 January 2009

Al-Aqsa hospital, Gaza City located in the Tel al Huwa neighbourhood of Gaza has been under attack by the Israeli army since 1:30 AM. According to International volunteers at the hospital it has been hit by shells four times.

“The hospital has received over 150 calls for help from people including many children in the surrounding area who have been wounded and are in desperate need of medical care. The Israeli army has surrounded the hospital and no one is able to get in or out.” – Sharon Lock (Australia) International Solidarity Movement

No one is able to get to these children.

ENDS

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