Reference : V-P-IL-E-02384
Date : 22/05/2011
Caption : Gaza Strip, Gaza city, Al-Shifa hospital. An engineer from the Ministry of Health looks at a broken hemodialysis machine.
Photographer : EL BABA, Iyad
Confidentiality level : public
Publication restrictions : publication without restrictions
Copyright : ICRC
Description : Spare parts to fix medical equipment in Gaza should be approved by Israeli authorities before going into the Strip. In some cases, it takes months to get the final approval.

ICRC website, photo gallery 29.06.2011
The lack of medical spare parts and medical equipment results in an inability to offer the most basic of diagnostic services in Gaza health facilities.
Original material : digital
Resolution : 5184x3456
Orientation : landscape
Colour/B&W : colour