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Gaza facing 'medical crisis'

Medical facilities in the Gaza Strip are at the point of collapse, according to two western doctors who have been working there during the conflict.

Doctors Mads Gilbert and Erik Fosse warn that many more could die as basic medical equipment runs out.

Christian Fraser spoke to Dr Gilbert near the Egyptian border with Gaza.

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