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Medics warn of Syria hospital crisis

20 September 2013 Last updated at 06:15 BST

A group of leading doctors from around the world have warned that the medical system in Syria is on the verge of collapse.

In a letter published in the medical journal the Lancet on Friday, the medics said the majority of the country's hospitals had either been destroyed or damaged.

Richard Galpin reports.