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Dozens of Syria health facilities hit last year: MSF

More than 60 health facilities in Syria supported by the Doctors Without Borders (MSF) charity were hit in attacks last year, with a dozen completely destroyed, the group said Thursday.

Air strikes destroyed hospital in Syria, killed at least seven: MSF

Air strikes destroyed hospital in Syria, killed at least seven: MSF

Air strikes on Monday destroyed a hospital in northwestern Syria supported by Doctors Without Borders (MSF), killing at least seven people and leaving more missing, the group said.

Bombed Kunduz hospital had 65 Taliban patients: MSF

The hospital in the Afghan city of Kunduz that was bombed by the US forces last month had 65 wounded Taliban fighter patients but no armed men, the international medical charity Doctors Without Border said today in a new report.

Afghanistan hosptal bombing: Apology not enough says Doctors Without Borders Fom Lalit K Jha

MSF reiterated its call for "an independent investigations" soon after Obama apologized for the attack.

Pressure on US as MSF demands probe into Kunduz 'war crime'

Pressure mounted on Washington today to come clean over the apparent US airstrike on an Afghan hospital that killed 22, an incident the Pentagon chief said was "confused and complicated" but which medical charity MSF branded a war crime.

Rescuers save 1,151 migrants off Libya coast, says Italy

The Italian coastguard said it had coordinated the rescue Monday of 1,151 migrants in 11 separate operations off the Libyan coast.

750 migrants rescued from boats off Libyan coast: MSF

At least 750 people were rescued on Saturday from three small boats in international waters near the Libyan coast by a ship operated by Doctors Without Borders, a spokesman told AFP. 

No report on Kala Azar impact in Bihar released: MSF

Medicins Sans Frontieres (MSF) says that it has been on the frontline of diagnosing and treating Kala Azar in Bihar and has treated more than 12,000 patients since 2007.

'World running out of snakebite antidote'

Experts warned that the world is running out of one of the most effective snakebite treatments, putting tens of thousands of lives at risk.

Medical charity MSF to take legal action against `Phantom` makers

Medical charity MSF to take legal action against `Phantom` makers

`Phantom` has got itself into another problem, as Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) has decided to take legal action against the film's producers claiming that misrepresentation of the medical group can put the lives of their aid workers deployed in conflict zones at risk.

MSF says rescued over 11,000 migrants in Med since May

Medical charity Medecins Sans Frontiers (MSF) said on Thursday it has rescued over 11,000 migrants from the Mediterranean since the start of May.

More than 1,000 more migrants rescued in Mediterranean

More than 1,000 migrants were rescued trying to cross the Mediterranean over the weekend, Italy's coastguard has said , with further tragedies narrowly averted.

Over 550 migrants rescued off Italy, five found dead: MSF

More than 550 migrants rescued in the Mediterranean arrived in Sicily on Monday aboard a ship operated by Doctors Without Borders (MSF), which also carried the bodies of five people who died at sea.

 

MSF fighting cholera outbreak in Tanzania refugee camps

Medical charity Medecins sans Frontieres (MSF, Doctors Without Borders) said Sunday it had launched emergency treatment centres in Tanzania, where thousands of Burundians fleeing unrest have been hit by cholera.

Air strike kills at least 15 at camp for Yemen displaced: MSF

An air strike killed at least 15 people and wounded 30 at a camp for displaced people in northwest Yemen on Monday, the humanitarian agency Doctors without Borders said.

One year on, MSF slams global response to Ebola

A year on from the start of the Ebola outbreak, a report published Monday by frontline aid agency Doctors Without Borders slammed the international community`s slow response and detailed the "indescribable horror" faced by its staff.

One year on, MSF slams global response to Ebola

A year on from the start of the Ebola outbreak, a report published Monday by frontline aid agency Doctors Without Borders slammed the international community`s slow response and detailed the "indescribable horror" faced by its staff.

MSF warns of health threats in Iraq's conflict zones

The situation of more than 2 million people trapped in conflict zones in Iraq is "desperate and alarming", but their plight is not attracting the international concern that it should, Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) director general Bruno Jochum said Wednesday.

Medical `wasteland` in Iraqi warzones: MSF

Medical services in Iraq`s conflict zones have collapsed, leaving millions of people in a health "wasteland", as the spectre of epidemics stalks the country, aid charity MSF warned on Wednesday.

Ebola response `dangerously inadequate,` says MSF official

The international response to West Africa`s Ebola outbreak is "dangerously inadequate," said the emergency coordinator for Doctors Without Borders (Medecins sans Frontieres) in Sierra Leone on Wednesday.