Gaza's orphans learn to cope with trauma

After weeks of war, local doctors begin their work to try to rehabilitate thousands of traumatised Palestinian children.

    The seven-week war in Gaza has affected the psychological and emotional well-being of more than 370,000 Palestinian children.

    Staff at the besieged territory's only orphanage are now helping the youngsters cope with their trauma.

    Al Jazeera's Andrew Simmons reports from Gaza.

     

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    Lost childhoods: Nigeria's fear of 'witchcraft' ruins young lives

    Lost childhoods: Nigeria's fear of 'witchcraft' ruins young lives

    Many Pentecostal churches in the Niger Delta offer to deliver people from witchcraft and possession - albeit for a fee.

    The priceless racism of the Duke of Edinburgh

    The priceless racism of the Duke of Edinburgh

    Prince Philip has done the world an extraordinary service by exposing the racist hypocrisy of "Western civilisation".

    China will determine the future of Venezuela

    China will determine the future of Venezuela

    There are a number of reasons why Beijing continues to back Maduro's government despite suffering financial losses.