Below is a comprehensive archive of press releases from MSF USA. Use the options in the boxes below to filter results based on your preferences.

December 18, 2000

Herat/New York, 19 December 2000 — The international medical aid organization Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) warns of a severe deterioration in the humanitarian situation in Afghanistan. In view of the proposed additional UN sanctions, UN agencies withdrew their international staff, bringing their vital relief operations almost to a standstill.

December 17, 2000

Millions in Danger of Contracting Disease

December 11, 2000

MSF Calls for WHO Support for More Effective Treatment

December 07, 2000

Kinshasa/Brussels, 8 December 2000 — Due to serious unrest taking place in the town of Pweto, Katanga province, the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), the civilian population is being exposed to major risks, posed both by the conflict itself and by the major cholera epidemic rampant in the region. Over recent days, the fighting has caused thousands of people to flee toward Zambia, and rendered the town inaccessible to the Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) team.

November 21, 2000

Calls on European Council Member States to Take Issue to the UN Security Council

October 09, 2000

1999 Nobel Peace Prize Money Goes to Research for Treating Diseases of the Poor

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