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London doctor awarded for helping Syria’s ‘burnt-out heroes’ in hell

Rola Hallam

London, UKThomson Reuters Foundation When a children’s hospital in Aleppo was decimated in 2016 after multiple bombings, British-Syrian doctor Rola Hallam decided to turn her grief into action. Within weeks the London consultant anaesthetist was on the way to the Syrian border with enough equipment to build the world’s first crowdfunded hospital. “Thousands of people […]