Heart surgery in Israel for Haiti earthquake girl

By Jennifer Lipman, July 20, 2011


Doctors at a hospital near Tel Aviv perform life-saving surgery on 12-year-old Amy Mariolata, who was brought to an Israeli-run clinic soon after the devastating January 2010 earthquake.

At the time she was given a life expectancy of two years, but she should now live into her 30s because of the operation.

    Last updated: 10:39am, July 20 2011