UAE to send air ambulance for girl shot by Taleban
ISLAMABAD: Pakistan says the royal family of the United Arab Emirates plans to send an air ambulance for a 14-year-old Pakistani girl shot by the Taleban in case doctors decide to send her abroad for treatment.
Islamabad's ambassador to the UAE Jamil Ahmed Khan told Pakistan's Geo TV on Sunday that visas are being finalized for the crew and six doctors who will accompany the flight.
|How about sending her abroad to save her from the hard boyz...|
Khan said arrangements have been made to treat the girl, Malala Yousufzai, at three hospitals in Dubai and Abu Dhabi. The Pakistani military said Sunday that no decision has been taken to send the girl abroad, but the air ambulance is part of the contingency plan.
|The military may hoping that the problem 'solves itself'...|
A Taleban gunman shot Yousufzai on Tuesday for promoting education for girls and criticizing the fundamentalist Islamic movement.
| Or if it doesn't, she has a much better chance of surviving beyond the reach of Pakistan's vicious taqfiris, whatever they may call themselves. |
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