Doctor of Hope in Syria, Yemen and Turkey | Al Jazeera World

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Experienced consultant gynaecologist and obstetrician Dr Zouhair Lahna devotes most of his time to working as a volunteer in general and maternity medicine in places where there is little or no medical care.

In this film, he travels to Syria, Yemen and southern Turkey to perform surgeries, deliver babies and pass on his knowledge and expertise to the next generation of doctors, midwives and nurses.

Lahna’s voluntary work is inspiring as well as appreciated by everyone he meets, as he delivers a powerful, personal message of humanity and hope wherever he goes.

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    1. Today Wednesday 1st December I had the privilege of watching your documentary capturing the wonderful and inspiring work of Dr Zouhair Lahna, it was an excellent piece of broadcasting acknowledging such magnificent humanitarian, professional and selfless work in otherwise unimaginable circumstances.

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