Statements & Opinion

Damaged MSF clinic by intervention of the Israeli forces
09 Dec 2023

The United Nations Security Council failed to adopt a resolution demanding a ceasefire in Gaza—blocked by a veto from the United States.

remains of MSF vehicle
04 Dec 2023

On 18 November 2023, an MSF evacuation convoy came under fire in Gaza killing two people. After collecting the testimonies of MSF staff present, we consider that all elements point to responsibility for this attack to the Israeli army.

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29 Nov 2023

The situation is worsening by the day for people living in Tougan, a town in the Boucle du Mouhoun region. Almost 20% of the children screened by Médecins Sans Frontières in this town in northwest Burkina Faso were found to be suffering from acute malnutrition. 

 Tsiva Aurélien, fisherman Andriamanantena Tsiva Aurélien with his family in front of their house, partially destroyed by the cyclone.
24 Nov 2023

World leaders gathering in Dubai for COP28 must take urgent measures to protect the health of the most affected communities. 

MSF team started supporting Umdawanban hospital
22 Nov 2023

An unconscionable ban that is preventing life-saving surgical supplies from being transported to hospitals in RSF-controlled areas of Khartoum is putting the lives of hundreds of people at risk and must be immediately reversed.

MSF doctors killed

Médecins sans Frontières/Doctors Without Borders (MSF) is horrified by the killing of two MSF doctors and a third doctor working with Al Awda following a strike on Al Awda Hospital, one of the last remaining functional hospitals in Northern Gaza. 

South Sudan floods
20 Nov 2023

As a medical humanitarian organization, Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) witnesses firsthand the impacts of climate change, and how they threaten people’s health.  

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20 Nov 2023

MSF's Cité Soleil emergency hospital remains the only medical facility capable of treating patients in the area.
 

MSF condemns deliberate attack on a convoy transporting staff
19 Nov 2023

On 18 November 2023, an MSF staff's relative died and another one was injured in an attack on an MSF convoy trying to evacuate 137 people - MSF Palestinian staff members and their families.

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Thousands of civilians are at risk of dying, including over a hundred of MSF staff and their families. 

 

Intense unabated fighting and shelling in Gaza city continue to prevent thousands of people from safely leaving the area.