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Iraqi children victimised "like laboratory mice"

 IPS 16 April 2019

At Fallujah hospital they cannot offer any statistics on children born with birth defects – there are just too many. Parents don’t want to talk. "Families bury their newborn babies after they die without telling anyone," says hospital spokesman Nadim al-Hadidi. "It’s all too shameful for them." (966 Words) - By Karlos Zurutuza


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One among an unusually high number of children in Basra fighting leukaemia. Photo: Karlos Zurutuza/IPS.

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