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On Saturday morning, MSF patients and staff killed in Kunduz joined the countless number of people who have been killed around the world in conflict zones and referred to as ‘collateral damage’ or as an ‘inevitable consequence of war’. International humanitarian law is not about ‘mistakes’. It is about intention, facts and why. The US attack on the MSF hospital in Kunduz was the biggest loss of life for our organisation in an airstrike. Tens of thousands of people in...Read More
1. What did you see in Lesbos and Idomeni regarding the refugees and their living conditions? I find it disgraceful that in the 21st century, in a European country, the basic human and decent reception conditions and not met. There is right now no more food distributions in Lesbos and insufficient shelter options for the people arriving. On an island like Kos, there is not a single place where the people can find shelter, food and access toilets and showers....Read More
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My family worried about me every time they heard somebody exclaim: “Nishanth has gone to Yemen? Of all the places in the world to work, why did he choose to go there?” My parents never told me this wh...Read More
Doctors Without Borders/Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) said the reinstatement by US president Donald Trump of the Mexico City Policy that prohibits nongovernmental organisations receiving US funding f...Read More

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June 15, 2017
June 15, Meerut (Uttar Pradesh) : A clinic for Hepatitis C with state of the art point-of-care diagnostic GeneXpert and latest drugs, called direct-acting antivirals (DAAs), was inaugurated today at t...Read More
May 14, 2017
Bangassou/Bangui – Following intense fighting that broke out this morning in Bangassou (Mbomou Province), Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is calling on all parties to agree to a...Read More