Middle East matters

Gaza: paramedics on the front line

By: Emilie KAMINSKI | Tom Burges WATSON Follow | Stéphane BERNSTEIN | Stéphanie CHEVAL
1 min

Since Israel began "Operation Protective Edge" in Gaza a week ago, more than 190 Palestinians have died. We meet the people whose job it is to try to save lives in Gaza. In Iraq, Saddam Hussein's former right-hand man, Azzat Ibrahim Al Douri, allegedly calls the Islamic State militants "heroes". Finally, the UN cultural agency puts the citadel in the capital of Iraqi Kurdistan on its list of World Heritage sites.