Qatar opens first field hospital in Beirut Aug 12, 2020 0 5726 12345 QNABeirutImplementing the directives of His Highness the Amir of State of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, the first Qatari field hospital was inaugurated at Al Roum Hospital in Beirut on Tuesday.Donated by Qatar, the field hospital has been set up as part of the medical aid and supplies extended to Lebanon after the Beirut port blast.At the opening ceremony, the Ambassador of Qatar to Lebanon HE Mohammed Hassan Jaber Al Jaber offered condolences to the families of the blast victims and wished the wounded a speedy recovery.The ambassador said the Qatari field hospital had been set on the directive of the HH The Amir. He said the hospital is equipped with necessary medical equipment and includes 60 operating rooms and rooms for the injured and patients. The second field hospital in the Lebanese Hospital Geitaoui will soon be operational after its completion. Besides Qatar’s ambassador, representative of the Lebanese Minister of Health in the caretaker government Dr Mohammed Hayder, representative of the Lebanese Army Commander General Elias Shamiya, Director-General of Al Roum Hospital Edgard Joujou, the Qatari logistical and medical delegation that constructed of the hospital, and several diplomats attended the inauguration.The representative of the Lebanese Minister of Health thanked Qatar for its constant support for Lebanon. The representative of the Lebanese Armed Forces Commander also praised the efforts of Qatar and its generous contribution in overcoming the human tragedy that afflicted Lebanon. He appreciated the work of the Qatari medical and logistical team that completed equipping thehospital in record time. Director-General of Al Roum Hospital praised the equipment available in the field hospital and talked in detail about the hospital and its departments, which include several operating rooms, emergency rooms for the injured, and a pharmacy. RELATED ARTICLES Amir greets Belarus prez Aug 12, 2020 0 7426 Russia develops ‘first’ COVID-19 vaccine, WHO urges caution Aug 12, 2020 0 8643 Fans to gradually return to stadiums with caution: QSL Aug 12, 2020 0 755 Very important to follow virus measures: Minister Tribune News Network Doha Minister of Public Health HE Dr Hanan Mohamed Al Kuwari has reminded people the importance of adherence to recommended health measures to limit the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19). In a social .. Coronavirus recoveries reach 110,324 Qatar on Tuesday reported 384 coronavirus (COVID-19) cases, the Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) said in its daily report. Also, 331 people recovered from the virus in the last 24 hours, bringing the total number of .. Enrolment in public schools to start on Aug 23 Tribune News Network Doha Student transfer and enrolment in Qatar public schools will be open from August 23 to October 7, according to the Ministry of Education and Higher Education. In a statement on Tuesday, the .. MME releases 51,000 young seabream fish to sea MME releases 51,000 young seabream fish to sea QA Holidays adds 5 hotels to staycation offers Qatar Airways Holidays has added five more hotels to its staycation offers in collaboration with Discover Qatar for getaways in and around Doha. With these new packages, residents in Qatar can now treat themselves to a ..