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Acapulco, Mexico: “The population is exposed to violence on a daily basis”

Médecins Sans Frontières has been carrying out projects in Mexico since 1985. Throughout 2014, the...

South Sudan: Médecins Sans Frontières calls for urgent humanitarian access to Upper Nile state

As fighting intensifies in South Sudan’s Upper Nile state, and people’s humanitarian needs grow,...

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Stories from Ethiopian migrants in Maula prison

27/07/2015

As of July 21st there were 270 foreigners in Maula Central Prison in Malawi’s capital Lilongwe, including 232 Ethiopians incarcerated as illegal migrants. They say they were on their way to South Africa in search of opportunities...

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Tanzania: Services in Nyarugusu refugee camp “stretched beyond their limits”

15/07/2015

Australian Rachel Marsden just returned from Nyarugusu refugee camp in Tanzania where she was the emergency coordinator for Médecins Sans Frontières. Médecins Sans Frontières began activities in the camp in mid-May in response to...

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Recent stories from Refugees rescued by the Bourbon Argos

09/07/2015

The Bourbon Argos, a search and rescue ship deployed by Médecins Sans Frontières, has been on a mission to save lives at sea since the 7 May 2015. By June, the Bourbon Argos had rescued 1,057 migrants, who were sailing in the...

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Recent stories of hardship and courage from the MY Phoenix Rescue Boat

09/07/2015

MY Phoenix is a search, rescue and medical care boat, with teams from Médecins Sans Frontières onboard, assisting people trying to reach Europe by sea in a bid to escape war, persecution and poverty at home. Below are some of the...

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Thousands of migrants and refugees blocked in precarious conditions at the FYROM border

08/07/2015

During the last week, the number of migrants and refugees stranded in the shrubby forests around the village of Idomeni on the border between Greece and The Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM) increased tenfold. Since...

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