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As Libya grapples with restoring normality after the revolution, migrants, refugees, and internally displaced people remain in a vulnerable and precarious situation.
MSF continues to provide medical care and mental health assistance to migrants, internally displaced persons, and prisoners in the Libyan cities of Tripoli and Misrata.
After 10 days of trying, MSF finally managed to deliver medicines and medical supplies to the town of Sirte on October 3.
Some improvements are visible in Tripoli, but there's a sizable backlog of patients awaiting secondary surgery and signifcant numbers of migrants living in deplorable conditions.
More part of Tripoli are becoming accessible but the situation remains very tense, and MSF, which has expanded its teams and efforts in the capital, has witnessed some shocking scenes.
Over the past 48 hours, MSF has been continuing to assess medical facilities in Tripoli and has begun to provide medical support, while continuing to provide lifesaving support elsewhere in the country.
MSF is preparing to expand its medical response in western Libya to meet urgent humanitarian needs.
An overview of the services MSF teams are currently providing in Misrata, Benghazi, Zintan and Yefren.
On August 4, MSF helped provide medical assistance to about 360 survivors of a boat that sank near the coast of the Italian island of Lampedusa.
MSF has helped established a network of 30 local psychologists in Misrata, the scene of fierce fighting for more than four months.
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