Afghan hospital bombing reenacted in protest as bombs fall on Aleppo



Geneva's main hospital became a fiery inferno on Monday night in a simulation to commemorate the deadly U.S. air strike on a Kunduz hospital in Afghanistan a year ago and to condemn alleged Syrian and Russian bombing of health centres in Aleppo.
The #NotaTarget event was organised by Medecins Sans Frontieres (Doctors Without Borders), which had run the Kunduz trauma centre until it was destroyed in the one-hour bombing on Oct. 3, 2015. Forty-two people, including 14 of the medical charity's staff, were killed in a U.S. strike that the Pentagon later said did not amount to a war crime,... read more

 
3 October 2016 in World News, Views: 31
Source: Reuters
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