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Oula's Dilema: A War Outside, Cancer at Home

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"Oula sits inside her apartment, counting the falling mortars with her father, who is slowly withering away from a cancer they are struggling to find the medicine to treat. That is the silent killer for many in Syria now... those succumbing to chronic medical conditions, because there is no longer a monthly supply of diabetes or cancer medication, watch their deaths approach in slow motion, unable to stir the world's sympathies."

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