Professor David Hasan left his family and his acclaimed research position at Duke University behind to go to Gaza to perform surgeries on Gaza people wounded by the Israeli bombing. What he describes first-hand is shocking to anyone with any sense of humanity in them. Operating often without anesthesia, without sterilization, without sufficient space for healing. Most of the people he operated on die from infections or insufficient medical treatment options. Hasan further says that Gaza people do not support Hamas.

This article and photos from an article in the Israeli newspaper, Haaretz (English Version), May 9, 2024, by Netta Ahituv, is heart-chilling reading. Hasan is a hero, as are so many trying in various ways to alleviate suffering.  Read this article.