Little light, no beds, not enough anesthesia: A view from the ‘nightmare’ of Gaza’s hospitals

A Palestinian boy, wounded in Israeli bombardment on Gaza Strip, cries Saturday, in a hospital in Deir al-Balah, south of the Gaza Strip. (AP Photo/Hatem Moussa)

DEIR AL-BALAH, Gaza Strip (AP) — The only thing worse than the screams of a patient undergoing surgery without enough anesthesia are the terror-stricken faces of those awaiting their turn, a 51-year-old orthopedic surgeon says.