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Libya, migrants, MSF, detention centre

Libya

“They were shot and killed as they fled arbitrary detention”

Three people were shot dead and two were severely injured at the disembarkation site in Khoms on Tuesday night, 28 July, after being returned to Libya, the country they were trying to flee.

Nigeria

MSF condemns the killing of five aid workers in northeast Nigeria

Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is horrified to hear the news of the killings of five humanitarian aid workers in northeast Nigeria.

Cameroon

MSF condemns the killing of a community health worker in South-West Cameroon

As members of Doctors Without Borders, we are shocked and deeply saddened by the news of the killing of a community health worker who was supported by our organization in South-West Cameroon. We offer our deepest condolences to his family and community.
Personnes déplacées, Nigéria, MSF, Benedicte Kurzen

MSF: Annual review 2019

The MSF teams worked in 72 countries during 2019, with a workforce of around 65,000 people, 80% of them recruited locally, to provide medical and humanitarian aid in crisis situations.

Afghanistan

Revolting attack on pregnant women and babies

Médecins Sans Frontières/Doctors Without borders (MSF) is devastated after yesterday’s sickening attack on pregnant women, mothers and their babies at our maternity in Dasht-e-Barchi hospital in Kabul.
Épidémie, coronavirus, Covid-19

Italy

Help and solidarity needed in Europe to protect medical staff from COVID-19

As the number of people with COVID-19 continues to rise rapidly across many countries in Europe - now the epicentre of the pandemic - Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) urges European Member States to demonstrate solidarity beyond their national borders.
Syrie, personnes déplacées, Idlib

Syria

People in Idlib race to flee airstrikes as safe area shrinks

In northwest Syria, airstrikes combined with a ground offensive conducted by Syrian government forces and their Russian allies have triggered a huge wave of displacement.
Personnes déplacées. RDC. Masisi. Nord-Kivu.

Democratic Republic of the Congo

Extra humanitarian assistance urgently needed in southern North Kivu crisis

For years, the territories of Masisi, Walikale and Rutshuru, in the southern part of North Kivu, Democratic Republic of Congo, have been plagued with armed violence and banditry. In the past months, these armed clashes have intensified, further aggravating the dire humanitarian situation ...

Mediterranean Sea

We call on European leaders to urgently allow disembarkation of 104 survivors

SOS Méditerranée and MSF call on a broad coalition of European States to urgently facilitate the assignment of a port to the Ocean Viking and to finally put in place a predictable and coordinated disembarkation mechanism as discussed in Luxembourg earlier this month.

Syria

Northeast Syria: MSF forced to evacuate staff

Volatility in northeast Syria has forced Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) to suspend most of our activities there and evacuate all international staff.

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