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  Tevet 19, 5778 , 06/01/18

Syrian hospitals suffer 'intense' attacks

Aid workers in Syria reported that at least 10 hospitals in rebel-held areas of the country suffered direct air or artillery attacks over the past ten days, BBC reported.

The site also reported that the attacks were the "most intense for year."

Union of Medical Care and Relief Organizations (UOSSM) adviser Hamish de Bretton-Gordon said recent attacks targeted hospitals, predominantly on the outskirts of Damascus.

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