EMERGENCY, the international organisation that has provided free, high-quality healthcare to over 11 million people around the world, has released a new project entitled Afghanistan20.
Maidan Shahr is a town around 50km from Kabul, on the main road from the capital to Kandahar.
“For two days, the hospital was overflowing, they added extra beds.”
“We heard the impact from our Surgical Centre for War Victims very well, as we are only a few hundred metres away," said Marco Puntin.
Jalad Khan suffered serious injuries to his lower limbs and stomach.
According to sources, positives cases increased by 2,400 percent in June alone.
International Nurses Day is an opportunity to celebrate Zabihullah and all his nurse colleagues in Afghanistan, who give care and hope to the thousands of war victims that enter our wards every year.
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and over 1,000 Afghan staff members, trained and employed by EMERGENCY to support communities across the country.