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MoH slams video alleging kids in hospitals sexually harassed

KUWAIT CITY, April 21: Ministry of Health denied a video clip that went viral on social media alleging that children are sexually harassed in Kuwaiti hospitals, reports Annahar daily.

In a statement, the ministry noted content of the footage is baseless and contrary to the reality. It affirmed that children are fully protected in Kuwaiti hospitals, and the Office for Protecting Child Rights and Department of Juvenile Protection are notified to take necessary legal action in the event of neglect or physical abuse.

The ministry reserves the legal right to sue the news site that posted the video and those who provided the false information, statement added.

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