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MSF supports Jenin public hospital with emergency medical supplies

30 Jan 2023

Following the most recent violent and deadly incursion from Israeli forces into the West Bank city of Jenin on Monday, MSF provided the MoH Hospital of the city with medical emergency supplies.

The priority now is to help dealing with the influx of injured people.

MSF team is on the ground in Jenin, supporting the MOH hospital and identifying the urgent needs. As always, we are ready to respond. The situation for people is getting worse by the day and the community is living in constant stress towards the uncertainty of the next military incursion.

Carolina Lopez
MSF coordinator in Jenin

According to UN sources, the Israeli operations was the deadliest in the West Bank in years, killing nine and injuring at least 28 people. 

MSF in the West Bank, along with other actors, have witnessed a clear deterioration in the humanitarian situation with 2022 seeing the greatest number of fatalities since 2005, along with increasing settler violence, and demolitions of homes.