Israel has agreed to a humanitarian ceasefire and opened a field hospital to provide medical care to injured Palestinian civilians.
Early afternoon on Sunday, the IDF announced the establishment of a field hospital at the Erez Crossing in order to supply medical assistance and humanitarian care to Palestinians from Gaza. The hospital will include an emergency clinic, pediatrician and gynecology services, a delivery room and hospitalization when needed. The staff will include doctors, nurses, x-ray technicians and lab technicians.
Lieutenant General Benjamin (Benny) Gantz, IDF Chief of Staff, approved the plan following the recommendation of Major General Yoav Mordechai, coordinator of Government Activities in the Territories.
The hospital, in coordination with the liaison department of the Erez crossing – the…