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A mental health awareness session is held in Qalqilya, in the West Bank, August 2018, where parents, guardians and young people of all ages come to play, chat and have open conversations about mental health. © Alva Simpson White/MSF

    In 2018, MSF provided specialist surgical and post-operative care to huge numbers of patients with complex gunshot injuries in Gaza, and responded to growing mental health needs in the West Bank. 

    Gaza’s fragile health system was overwhelmed by the number of people returning from protests with complex gunshot wounds throughout much of 2018. We drastically scaled up our operations in response to the needs of these severely injured patients...

    Read full article in International Activity Report 2018

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