who started to serve in Mogadishu two weeks ago provided medical
screening to 2,000 people in eight camps. Turkish doctors
with their Somali counterparts will stay in famine-stricken
Somalia for another six months.
of Turkish doctors from the International Association for
Health and Education (USEDER) will keep providing health services
to Somali people for six months more.
Ozdemir, a member of USEDER, told AA correspondent that doctors
first focused on extremely sick people and children suffering
from diarrhea in the country.
said that they were serving Mogadishu with 2 tons of medicine.
are eager to reach more patients, but conditions and
security problems are preventing it time to time. We
are doing our best," he said.
are here for another six months to rescue more people,"
Ozdemir added. Dr. Abdullahi Mohamud, an Urologist ,
university of Ankara is also participating
alongside the Turkish Physicians.