Health Authority in Gozarto Region, North and East Syria, opens first oxygen production facility in Zalin

ZALIN, Syria — The Health Authority of Gozarto (Jazira) Region of the Democratic Autonomous Administration (DAA) of North and East Syria opened the first medical oxygen production facility in COVID-19 center in Zalin (Qamishli), North and East Syria.

The facility has a production capacity of 300 cylinders per day and was opened to secure oxygen cylinders in hospitals and health centers in the region.

The facility operates 24 hours a day and provides oxygen cylinders free of charge to medical centers affiliated with the DAA Health Authority. They are sold at a symbolic price to private medical centers.

Representatives of the DAA’s Gozarto (Jazira) Region, members of the Kurdish Red Crescent, and Martyrs’ Families Council in Zalin (Qamishli) participated in the inauguration.