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2014 Gaza Conflict

Belgian doctor refuses treatment

1 Aug, 2014

A Belgian doctor refuses to treat 90-year-old Jewish woman Bertha Klein for a fractured rib:

I’m not coming […] Send her to Gaza for a few hours, then she will get rid of the pain

He tells Joods Actueel newspaper that he had an ’emotional reaction.’ Her grandson, Hershy Taffel, who files a discrimination complaint with police:

It reminds me of what happened in Europe 70 years ago. I never thought those days would once again be repeated.