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Afghanistan: Kunduz eyewitness - “They had just been working in the hospital to help people... and now they are dead"

Médecins Sans Frontières nurse Lajos Zoltan Jecs (photographed above in Kabul in 2013) was in...

“You will definitely see interesting and challenging cases and have an opportunity to think creatively”

An interesting Q&A with one Médecins Sans Frontières surgeons, Mohana Amirtharajah


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Afghanistan: Médecins Sans Frontières demands explanations after deadly airstrikes hit hospital in Kunduz

Afghanistan / 04.10.15

Kabul/Brussels. 3 October 2015. The international medical organisation Médecins Sans Frontières condemns in the strongest possible terms the horrific aerial bombing of its hospital in Kunduz, Afghanistan. Twelve staff members and...more...

Update: MSF staff killed and hospital partially destroyed in Kunduz, Afghanistan

Afghanistan / 03.10.15

LATEST UPDATE: Médecins Sans Frontières had informed all fighting parties of hospital GPS coordinatesmore...

Afghanistan: MSF staff killed and hospital partially destroyed in Kunduz

Afghanistan / 03.10.15

Kabul, 03 October 2015. At 2.10am on Saturday October 03 the Médecins Sans Frontières Trauma centre in Kunduz was hit several times during sustained bombing and was very badly damaged.more...

Prime Minster Malcolm Turnbull’s first test on trade: Australia must stand strong against aggressive demands of big Pharma


Médecins Sans Frontières has today called on new Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull to not buckle to the demands of the US ahead of the make or break round of negotiations of the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade agreement in...more...

Médecins Sans Frontières urges Australia to do more in response to the worst global refugee crisis since the Second World War

Syria, Yemen, Lebanon, Jordan / 08.09.15

Executive Director of MSF Australia denounces the current debate about numbers as far too little too late, saying Australia needs to shoulder its fair share of the global burden. more...

Syria: Médecins Sans Frontières treats patients with symptoms of exposure to chemical agents

Syria / 26.08.15

25, August 2015 - Four patients exhibiting symptoms of exposure to chemical agents were treated at a hospital run by Médecins Sans Frontières (Doctors Without Borders) in northern Syria’s Aleppo governorate on 21 August.more...

TPP Negotiators Must Fix the Most Damaging Trade Agreement Ever for Global Health


As U.S. aims to close deal, Australia and other countries should reject damaging provisions that will block access to affordable medicines. Médecins Sans Frontières and the Médecins Sans Frontières Access Campaign has written to...more...

More than 100 injured after shelling of Aden residential area

Yemen / 12.06.15

More than 100 injured, including women and children, were received by Médecins Sans Frontières in Aden on Wednesday as a result of heavy shelling on the Al-Basateen residential area. more...

Médecins Sans Frontières welcomes possible review into Australia’s Ebola Response


Médecins Sans Frontières has today called for world leaders to commit to developing an efficient emergency response system against epidemics and international health crises, following the devastating Ebola outbreak in West...more...

Syria: Horrific missile strike reinforces urgent need for scale-up of emergency assistance

Syria / 09.06.15

On Thursday June 4, a strike by three missiles in a town in Idlib Governorate caused carnage and resulted in a mass casualty influx of 130 wounded patients to the nearest field hospital supported by Médecins Sans Frontières. This...more...

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