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Syrian war causing 'honour killings', child marriages - doctor

By Emma Batha | Wed, 4 Dec 2013 18:28 PM
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LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Syria’s civil war has caused a big increase in ‘honour killings’ and child marriages and the breakdown of the healthcare system, a British-Syrian doctor said on Wednesday.

Healthcare has also become a ‘weapon of war’ for the government, which has targeted doctors and withheld vaccinations from children in opposition-held areas, said ...

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