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Jordan donates mobile neonatal unit to Palestinian healthcare centre

By Petra - Oct 29,2014 - Last updated at Oct 29,2014

RAMALLAH — Jordan’s Ambassador in Palestine Khaled Shawabkeh on Wednesday officially presented Palestinian Health Minister Jawad Awwad with a mobile neonatal unit for premature babies.

The facility was provided to the Palestine Medical Complex in Ramallah as a grant from the Jordanian embassy.

Shawabkeh said the unit, the first in the complex, is a Royal makruma presented to the Palestinian people.

Awwad referred to Jordan as “the lung of Palestine” and thanked the Kingdom for its continuous support, especially in the health sector.

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