A man cries out as he is treated for injuries following U.S. air strikes in the
An injured child lies in hospital after a US airstrike
Mustapha, 12, lives in the railway station. On April28, 2005 shot by an American
Aid agencies and doctors have called on Coalition forces in Iraq to allow them safe access to the village of Karabila in the west of the country, as battles between troops and insurgents continue.
"The situation is critical in the village of Karabila. Hundreds of injured people are inside the town requiring urgent medical treatment but have been prohibited to leave the village by US forces and we are not authorised to enter there," Dr Hamed al-Alousi, director at the nearby al-Qaim general hospital, said.
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