The United Arab Emirates has donated $5 million for a neonatal intensive care unit and $1 million for high school laptops in the tornado-devastated Missouri town.
Feb. 4, 2013 A new hospital building is under construction in Joplin, Mo., which was devastated by a tornado in May 2011. The United Arab Emirates has donated $5 million to Mercy Hospital to develop a neonatal intensive care unit. Julie Denesha/For The Washington Post
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