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@msfusa | 1,631 Articles | 12 Magazines | 13,812 Followers | Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is an international medical humanitarian organization working in around 70 countries to assist people whose survival is threatened by violence, neglect, or catastrophe.
SANA'A/GENEVA—The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) and Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) are extremely concerned …Middle East
BARCELONA, SPAIN/ALEPPO, SYRIA—One of the main hospitals in Aleppo has suspended all activities after it was bombed at least twice last week, the …Hospitals
Aleppo – One of the main hospitals in Aleppo has suspended all of its activities after recent attacks in the Syrian city. Renewed shelling and …Hospitals
CAIRO — After five weeks of airstrikes by a Saudi-led coalition, the conflict in Yemen has grown more vicious than ever, and the brunt of the death and devastation is falling on civilians and on the infrastructure they need to survive.
Most of the more than 1,000 people who have died since the …Middle East
The conflict in Yemen currently has the country divided between the Houthi movement, supported by former president Saleh, which controls the north of …Hospitals
Yesterday I had a patient come in with bloody diarrhea, usually caused by Shigella in these parts. I put her on the appropriate medications but she …Doctors Without Borders
Because of fuel shortages in the Amran province the situation for the population is really difficult. We see fewer and fewer patients from the …Hospitals
SANA'A, YEMEN – At least 11 people have been killed and 67 injured since April 21 during constant airstrikes and shelling in Haradh district, …Hospitals
Maura Daly is a Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) midwife recently returned from working in Khamer, a town in northern Yemen’s …Middle East
The most gratifying patient of this third week was a woman who came in with a prolapsed umbilical cord followed by the baby’s arm.
It was in the …Doctors Without Borders
Our plane lifted roughly from the airstrip in Chuil and deposited us 25 minutes later safely at our home-base in Lankien. While my immediate interest …Africa
Since the beginning of April , Simon Akoch, his wife, and their six children have been sleeping under a tree in a tiny village called Noon, 25 …South Sudan
Continuing violence in South Sudan’s Upper Nile State is leading to more death and displacement.
Many of those affected are already been displaced and …South Sudan
NEW YORK/WASHINGTON, DC—As negotiators reportedly meet in the Washington, DC, area to finalize the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade deal, and as …Medicine
No matter who you are or where you live, it’s time to pay attention to the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade deal. If signed in its current form, …Medicine
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Dr. Chiara Montaldo is coordinating MSF’s efforts in Sicily to provide medical and psychological care to migrants rescued from boats in the …Libya
MSF Kicks off Global Campaign to Reduce the Price of Pneumonia Vaccine to $5 in Developing Countries
NEW YORK—Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) today launched a global campaign—"A FAIR SHOT"— to call on pharmaceutical companies …Developing Countries
New fighting over the past 24 hours in the town of Malakal, in South Sudan’s Upper Nile state, has killed two people, injured many more, and …South Sudan
(20.04.2015) The World Medical Association is urging governments around the world to ensure that several major trade agreements they are negotiating …Health Care
By Dr Joanne Liu, Médecins Sans Frontières/Doctors Without Borders (MSF) International President
As Syria enters its fifth year of conflict , the war …Syria
Dr Ali Dahi is working for Médecins Sans Frontières/Doctors Without Borders (MSF) in Ad Dhale, an area in the south of Yemen that continues to see …Middle East
When violence started to spread in South Sudan in December 2013, Bor was one of the first towns to be hit.
During December and January the town …Health Care
My mother’s traditional upbringing to obey the elderly had brought tragedy both to her and to me. Now I started to only listen and follow the …Doctors Without Borders
I can’t remember one sweet memory or nice scene from my childhood. The blind belief in regressive morals, especially at that time in the villages, …Doctors Without Borders
Time is running out to change a trade deal that could jeopardize people's access to affordable medicines
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“Arrrghh!” I woke myself up with a shout, heart thudding. Outside my tent a raucous screech tolled the predawn hour, one nightmare blending into …Doctors Without Borders