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WHO: Israel's order to evacuate hospitals in Gaza 'may violate international law'

The World Health Organisation says that Israel has ordered for 21 hospitals and medical centres in Gaza to be evacuated.

"Forced evacuation of hospitals may amount to a violation of International Humanitarian Law," the group said today.

A number of hospitals in the besieged strip have been rendered out of order due to Israel imposing a complete siege on Gaza as well as the high number of wounded patients. The hospitals have also suffered damage in the ongoing Israeli bombing.