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Iraqis who fled the Islamic State group’s iron grip and the US-led coalition’s bombing campaigns have all but lost hope in the future. Their story is testament to the fact that, while the Islamic State group appears to have been defeated militarily, peace and prosperity remain a distant dream for…
Marseille – As refugees, migrants and asylum seekers continue to die in the Mediterranean Sea, international medical humanitarian organisation Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) and its partner SOS Méditerranée have been forced to terminate operations by the search and…
Mediterranean migration: Aquarius forced to terminate operations as Europe condemns people to drown
Paris — Six organisations have just appealed the European Patent Office’s September decision to uphold US pharmaceutical corporation Gilead Science’s patent on the key hepatitis C drug sofosbuvir. The appeal – filed by Médecins du Monde (MdM), Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans…
Health groups appeal European Patent Office decision to uphold Gilead’s patent on hepatitis C drug
Canberra: Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is today releasing the first independent medical data demonstrating the extreme mental health suffering on Nauru, due to the Australian policy of indefinite offshore processing. MSF strongly reiterates its urgent call for the…
The Ebola epidemic continues to spread through the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC)’s North Kivu province. The newest areas to be affected include the city of Butembo and a number of isolated areas that are hard to reach. So far, 440 people have been infected with the virus, 255 of whom have died…
DRC: Ebola epidemic spreads further into urban communities and isolated areas in North Kivu
UNAIDS' World AIDS Day 2018 report is selectively silent on persistently high AIDS mortality and looming treatment rationing in light of donor disengagement.  This year’s UNAIDS report highlights the importance of viral load testing, a critical indicator of the effectiveness of HIV treatment…
World AIDS Day: UNAIDS report overlooks significant aspects of the global HIV response
Geneva - Ahead of a Vatican City meeting on scaling up HIV diagnosis and treatment for children, the international medical humanitarian organisation Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) criticised pharmaceutical corporations for their delays and failure to develop appropriate…
HIV/AIDS: Pharmaceutical corporations failing children with HIV
Slow-motion healthcare emergency in Gaza; another attack on lifesaving search and rescue in the Mediterranean; escalation of fighting in Hodeidah; and other stories you might have missed this month Ataallah, 18, suffered gunshot wounds at the Great March of Return protests in Gaza and had to…
Field of Vision: November 2018
The huge numbers of patients with complex and serious gunshot wounds are overwhelming the healthcare system in Gaza, leaving thousands in danger of infection and disability.  A slow-motion healthcare emergency is unfolding in Gaza as the cumulative needs of patients shot by the Israeli army and…
Kala azar or visceral leishmaniasis a neglected tropical disease and the second-largest parasitic killer in the world. India accounts for over 30% of the total kala azar cases in the world. 80% of these cases occur in Bihar. Since 2007, MSF is providing treatment for kala azar in Bihar. While there…

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