Posted on December 5, 2008, by & filed under Personal Experiences.

European Parliamentariansa trip, 6-11 November 2008.

A small girl lies in Al Nasr Chidrenas Hospital, arms spread out and tied to the bed. Tubes emerge from her belly and an endotracheal tube, leading to a ventilator, is strapped to her mouth. She is fully conscious and her eyes roll around in terror, appealing to us to do something, as she struggles with the restraints