Humanitarian aid corridor fails to materialiseBMJ 2006; 333 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.333.7562.277 (Published 03 August 2006) Cite this as: BMJ 2006;333:277
- Owen Dyer,
- Judy Siegel-Itzkovich
- London, Jerusalem
Despite Israel's announcement last weekend of a 48 hour suspension of aerial bombing in southern Lebanon, fear of air attack continued to hamper humanitarian efforts in the region, according to aid workers. And as Hezbollah rocket attacks continued on Israel, some medical establishments there came under attack.
Israel's air force resumed attacks on “immediate threats” within 12 hours of the announcement. A spokesman for Israel's army said that the attacks were …