Israel-Lebanon conflict extends to rescue personnel
Lebanese ambulance drivers face dangers
The Lebanese Red Cross paramedics felt safe in their ambulances, despite the horrors they had survived over the last week.
So Kasim Shaalan was shocked Sunday night when he closed the rear door of his ambulance and it exploded, seriously wounding two patients inside.
Left: The roof of this Red Cross ambulance was damaged by an Israeli airstrike.
(Thanassis Cambanis, Globe Staff)