Eye Hospital

A medical convey from the Eye Hospital in Tripoli has conducted about 600 eye surgeries in Khums Teaching Hospital, the Health Ministry has confirmed.

According to the ministry, the surgical interventions covered corneal transplants, cataract and glaucoma removal, strabismus correction operations, and tear duct surgeries.

The doctors also carried out 1,000 checkups during their visit to Khums.

The Health Ministry said the convoy is part of its "Visiting Doctor Program" that aims to provide better services in health facilities across the country and enable the exchange of experiences between local doctors.