Country/Region

October 14, 2014

 

The situation in Bangui, capital of Central African Republic, has been extremely tense since a new wave of violence broke out on October 7. Men and youths have taken up positions at strategic crossroads throughout the city and set up blockades that are making it very difficult for Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) or any other aid groups to reach the injured.

September 17, 2014

MSF is providing care to people displaced by violence in Central African Republic.

September 08, 2014

 

Insecurity has forced Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) to stop its activity almost entirely in the city of Batangafo, in northern Central African Republic (CAR). Around 40 MSF workers had to be evacuated because of the growing tension in the town, which has resulted in violent incidents and threats against MSF staff.

June 30, 2014

More than 90 percent of the western Central African Republic’s Muslim inhabitants have fled violence in the past few months. Armed international forces are protecting the last Muslims in a few enclaves under very precarious conditions.

May 29, 2014

 

In the past week week, renewed clashes between Christian youths and young Muslims have been producing more victims in Bangui, capital of Central African Republic (CAR). Some of them have been treated at the city's General Hospital, where Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) supports the emergency surgery service.

4:00PM, Wednesday, May 28, General Hospital of Bangui

"There is fighting in PK5."

April 14, 2014

Nearly 7,000 people fled into the bush after fighting erupted in Boguila on the night of April 11, 2014.

April 04, 2014

MSF humanitarian affairs officer Albert Caramés discusses his experience in the troubled Central African Republic.

March 28, 2014

Massacres, killings, torture, mass displacements, misery, urgent medical needs—these have been regular features of life in Central African Republic (CAR) in the year since a coup d’etat triggered recurring waves of violence in the country that continue to this day.

March 25, 2014

Heavy automatic weapon fire and grenade explosions in neighborhoods in the Central African Republic capital of Bangui from March 22 to 24 injured scores of people, several of whom were treated by MSF.

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