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Children suffering in Syrian conflict

Lack of paediatric medicine and equipment means children in war zone are dying from preventable illnesses.
Last Modified: 15 Jan 2013 19:04

A lack of paediatric medicine and equipment in Syria means children there are dying from preventable illnesses.

Al Jazeera's Sue Turton reports from Idlib province where she witnessed the impact of the conflict on the youngest.

Some viewers may find some pictures in the report disturbing.

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