Her 9-year-old and 7-year-old had been killed in their home, he said, along with several of her siblings and relatives.
“We wish for death,” said Dr. Abu Safyia.
With no anesthesia, doctors were operating on people with severe injuries using over-the-counter painkillers like paracetamol to help ease the pain.
They had a limited supply of antibiotics and were using vinegar and chlorine to disinfect wounds, the doctor added.
“The children’s screams during surgeries can be heard from outside,” Dr. Abu Safyia said.
Abu Safyia, Jabaliya, “, ”, Dr
Jabaliya, Beit Lahia, Gaza