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WHO Says It Has 43 Verified Attacks on Health Care in Ukraine

WHO Says It Has 43 Verified Attacks on Health Care in Ukraine

Friday, 18 March, 2022 - 06:30

The World Health Organization has verified 43 attacks on health care in Ukraine, WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus told the UN Security Council on Thursday.


According to Ghebreyesus, the attacks killed killed 12 people and injured dozens more, including health workers.


“In any conflict, attacks on health care are a violation of international humanitarian law,” Tedros told the 15-member council, without specifying who was to blame for the attacks.


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