Field hospital at Tahrir Square overrun

22.11.2011                      25.Cheschwan. 5772

Tahrir-Platz:

Field hospital at Tahrir Square overrun

Dozens reported dead, morgue filled with bodies; hospitals under-staffed to cope with hundred of wounded demonstrators suffering gun shot wounds.

The ambulances kept streaming in to the makeshift field hospital. Limp bodies of severely injured were dragged in just off Cairo’s Mohamed Mahmoud street, which had become the focal point of the stand-off between Egypt’s military and protesters.
Short on doctors, the scene was dramatically worsening by the minute with hundreds of demonstrators suffering gun shot wounds, hit with rubber bullets or beaten with baton or exposed to tear gas overflowed into the casualty collection area….