‚Hadassah Mount Scopus sees regular violence‘

13.07.2011                      11.Tammus, 5771


'Hadassah Mount Scopus sees regular violence'

Attacks include stonings, firebombings by east Jerusalem Arabs; center has suffered 43 attacks since beginning of the year.

Hadassah University Medical Center on Jerusalem’s Mount Scopus has suffered from 43 attacks on the campus by east Jerusalem Arabs since the beginning of this year – even though they constitute more than a third of patients, the Knesset Labor, Social Welfare and Health Committee heard on Tuesday.
Hospital Director Prof. Zvi Stern said that patients have choked on tear gas used to protect the hospital, a doctor has fainted and a nurse was wounded when hit by a rock….