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24 children admitted to hospital after drinking contaminated water

Maan News Agency | Sept 9, 2012 JENIN (Ma’an) — Twenty-four children were admitted to hospital in Jenin on Saturday after drinking contaminated water in their elementary school, police said. Parents reported symptoms of vomiting and a high fever, a police statement said. Eighteen children are still in hospital and six have been released after […]

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Gaza’s deadly drinking water

Al Qassam Website 16-06-2012,09:18 Gaza Strip – Gaza’s only fresh water source is now too dangerous to drink and is contaminated with fertiliser and human waste, according to a shocking new report from Medical Aid for Palestinians (MAP) and Save the Children. On the fifth anniversary of the blockade, Gaza’s Children; Falling Behind, reveals desperate […]

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