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Hospital that treated UK's Charlie Gard sends condolences to family

The parents of critically ill baby Charlie Gard, Connie Yates and Chris Gard, deliver a petition to Great Ormond Street Hospital, in central London, Britain July 9, 2017. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls

LONDON (Reuters) - The hospital that treated Charlie Gard, the British baby at the heart of a bitter legal dispute over his care who died on Friday, sent its condolences to the baby’s parents.

“Everyone at Great Ormond Street Hospital sends their heartfelt condolences to Charlie’s parents and loved ones at this very sad time,” a hospital spokeswoman said in an emailed statement.

Reporting by Fanny Potkin, writing by William James, editing by Larry King

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