GAZA,(PIC)– Palestinian Health Ministry said that 25 health institutions were totally or partially destroyed by Israeli warplanes the last of which was the targeting of Beit Lahiya hospital in northern Gaza Strip.
Undersecretary of the ministry Yusuf Abu Rish underlined in a press conference on Saturday that the health sector’s monthly need is 5.6 million dollars, which is not available till this moment.
28.0% of essential medicines hit zero stock in the Central Drug Store in Gaza while 15% are nearing zero, he said, noting that 52% of medical supplies are at zero stock and 10% are nearing zero.
Abu Rish warned of the frequent power shortages and lack of necessary power to operate machines. 50% of the wastewater treatment plants have been damaged, he added, warning of a real environmental disaster in the Strip.
The undersecretary pointed out that around 60,000 pregnant…
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