Occupation forces storm the Cancer Department in Augusta Victoria Hospital
October 6, 2019

On Sunday evening, Israeli occupation forces stormed Augusta Victoria Hospital in Jerusalem.

Witnesses said that police and intelligence agents, accompanied by police dogs, stormed the headquarters of Augusta Victoria Hospital in Mount of Olives in Jerusalem, and searched some of its departments, especially the "Cancer" department.

The Minister of Health Dr. Mai Kaileh, denounced the storming of the hospital by the occupation forces.

The minister said in a statement: "The series of attacks on hospitals in Jerusalem is continuing by the Israeli occupation forced, and that the storming of Augusta Victoria hospital with weapons and police dogs shows the extent of the disregard that the Israeli occupation forces deal with our people, patients and health institutions, where Israel does not find a deterrent at the International level , and therefore, the Israeli authorities continue every day with their violations and criminality that affected all that is Palestinian.

The Minister of Health confirmed the continuous support of the political leadership and the Palestinian government to the hospitals in Jerusalem, which are some of the Palestinian castles in our occupied capital.