(Jerusalem - 7/8/2018): The Qatar Red Crescent Society recently donated two state-of-the-art and fully equipped ambulances to PRCS’ branch in Jerusalem thus raising the number of ambulances operated by the branch to 16. This donation will help enhance emergency services offered to Palestinians in occupied Jerusalem and neighboring areas as well as to all Palestinians receiving treatment in Jerusalem hospitals.
The Society’s Emergency Medical Centre in occupied Jerusalem deals on average with 650 emergencies every month.
The Qatar National Society had already donated one emergency motorcycle unit and one motorcycle ambulance to the Palestinian Society’s branch in Jerusalem in order to enable medics to access the Old City.
Moreover, the Qatar Red Crescent has supported the rehabilitation and restoration of the surgery ward at PRCS’ hospital in occupied Jerusalem.