GAZA — The interior minister in the Hamas government in Gaza, Fathi Hammad, on Wednesday commended Jordan’s efforts to alleviate the suffering of the Palestinian people.

During a visit to Jordan’s field hospital in Gaza, Hammad voiced his appreciation for the medical and humanitarian services provided by the facility.

Khaldoun Shammari, head of “Gaza 21”, said medical staff at the hospital treated 600 patients during the recent Israeli aggression on the strip.