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Malala discharged from hospital

The Pakistani schoolgirl who survived an assassination attempt by the Taliban has been released from hospital in Birmingham.

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Details of Malala's next phase of surgery revealed

Birmingham's Queen Elizabeth Hospital has revealed details of the next phase of surgery for the Pakistani schoolgirl Malala Yousafzai.

Malala leaving hospital to live with her family in Birmingham Credit: REUTERS/Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham/Handout

The surgery will involve fitting a specially-moulded titanium plate to replace a missing section of her skull after she survived being shot a point blank range.

Surgeons will also be fitting a small electronic device to improve hearing in her left ear.

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