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Testimonies

Dr. Abu Khalid

Syria

"I have seen people with injuries that I cannot describe"

Abu Khalid is an orthopaedic surgeon and director of an MSF-supported hospital in besieged east Aleppo.

Mediterranean Sea

A very normal birth in dangerously abnormal conditions

On 12 September, a healthy baby boy was born on board MV Aquarius, a search and rescue vessel run in partnership between MSF and SOS Méditerranée. He was born in international waters to Nigerian parents, who named their baby Newman Otas.

Jordan, Syria

MSF hospital in 'hibernation' after Jordan border closure

Since the closure of the Jordan/Syria borders on 21 June, war-wounded Syrians have been systematically denied entry through Jordan’s northwest borders.
Hakim Khaldi

Nigeria

Malnutrition, the biggest problem in Bama

Interview with MSF project coordinator Hakim Khaldi.

Syria

Medical staff are suffering in east Aleppo

An interview with a Syrian doctor managing a Médecins Sans Frontières/Doctors Without Borders (MSF)-supported hospital in east Aleppo.
Natalie Thurtle

Jordan, Syria

The "berm" : The Ghost Project between Syria and Jordan

Syria. Eleven million displaced. Four hundred thousand deaths. These are approximations. At this juncture, deaths and displaced persons are estimated in zeros, the individual simply disappears.

Nigeria

"We are too scared to go back"

Dayo, 31, was referred to Mora Hospital in Cameroon in late July by MSF teams in Banki, Nigeria. She accompanied her sick four-year-old son, Barine. The child urgently needed to be admitted to hospital as he was suffering from severe acute malnutrition.
Baroj

Iraq

Baroj's Story: Forced to Flee in Iraq

In this audio interview, Baroj explains why he left Mosul and his commitment to Doctors Without Borders.

Mediterranean Sea

"I cannot accept that children or adults can die like this."

Greece

"As a doctor, I feel outraged"

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