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Ambulances carrying victims crowd the entrance to the emergency ward of the Al-Shifa hospital in Gaza City

The few medical facilities still operating in northern Gaza are under unimaginable duress. 

19 Oct 2023

On October 19th, Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) announced the suspension of support to life-saving surgical activities at Bashair Hospital in Khartoum, Sudan.

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Nothing justifies such a shocking attack on patients, healthcare workers, and the people seeking shelter in the hospital. 

Mass killing of civilians is sickening and must be condemned in all possible terms. Horrific violence has been wreaked over the last 10 days. 

Flooding in Unity State
Sudan's six-month war: healthcare in crisis
17 Oct 2023

Sudan's brutal war continues to inflict immeasurable suffering. Amid violence, widespread displacement and diminishing supplies, MSF calls for an urgent and substantial increase in humanitarian efforts. 

17 Oct 2023

Community based mental health sessions give hope to people in Myanmar who have faced years of conflict and displacement and are still rebuilding from the damage of cyclone Mocha. 

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As the ultimatum given to the population expires, MSF calls on the Israeli authorities to show humanity.

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11 Oct 2023

The situation in Gaza is catastrophic; the hospitals are overwhelmed. The number of wounded is extremely high – there is a constant influx into all the hospitals in the Gaza Strip. The medical teams are exhausted, working around the clock to treat the wounded. Léo Cans, MSF head of mission for Palestine provided us with an account of what he is witnessing.

Destruction in Gaza

MSF calls for an immediate cessation to the indiscriminate bloodshed, and the establishment of safe spaces and safe passage for people to reach them as a matter of urgency.

12 Oct 2023

Eunice Soro, a mental health counsellor working for Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF), at Yei in Central Equatoria state in South Sudan, shares her experiences implementing mental health activities in the community, and maintaining self-care while helping others.