Boy wounded in landmine explosion in Benghazi

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Boy wounded in landmine explosion in Benghazi

April 29, 2018 - 13:20
Written by: SafaAlharathy

A 12-year-old boy was injured by a landmine explosion near a police station in the downtown of Benghazi.

The Information Office of Al-Jalaa Hospital for Surgery and Accidents said Saturday that the child was wounded by shrapnel in his abdomen, which required a surgical operation immediately, confirming that his condition is being followed closely by a medical staff and is receiving all the health and care services needed due to the critical state of his case.

Al-Jalaa Hospital also received another child who was injured by shrapnel from a bullet while playing in Keesh district.