22-year-old Sharifa is one of the thousands of Afghan mothers struggling to overcome the hurdles that are posed by a healthcare system weakened by decades of war, poor facilities, and social and cultural barriers that are difficult to break.
“These are the patients we admitted in the last 24 hours. They’re between 3 and 70 years old.”
Channel 4 documentary ‘The Final Mission: Foxy’s War’ looks into the war in Afghanistan’s effects on the country and its people, and talks to patients and staff at our Surgical Centre for War Victims in Lashkar-Gah (at the 27:14 mark).
Watch by clicking HERE