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October 16, 2013

Urgent need for increased humanitarian assistance amid scenes of burnt villages, brutal attacks; displaced without shelter, food, water; health system further strained.

October 15, 2013

The massive political mobilization displayed around Syria's chemical weapons, underscored by the awarding last Friday of the Nobel Peace Prize to the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW), must also be applied immediately to humanitarian access in the country

October 10, 2013

Outgoing International President MSF Dr. Unni Karunakara is taking to the road on a bicycle to travel 5000 kilometers in India to spark dialogue on health, health care, and humanitarianism.

October 10, 2013

MSF has launched an educational website ( that provides unprecedented insight into its decisions during key humanitarian crises of the past 40 years.

October 09, 2013

As European leaders visits the island of Lampedusa to honor those who tragically lost their lives trying to reach the European coast, MSF calls on the EU to recognize the human cost of their repressive migration policies.

October 01, 2013

Several dozen civilians were attacked amid recent clashes between armed groups in the Masisi territory of the Democratic Republic of Congo's North Kivu province.

September 25, 2013

On the eve of a meeting between Barack Obama and Manmohan Singh, MSF warns that India faces retaliatory political pressure from the US government and pharmaceutical industry for its efforts to legally limit abusive patenting practices and to increase access to affordable generic medicines.

September 05, 2013

September 5, 2013—A Syrian surgeon working for Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF), Dr. Muhammad Abyad, has been killed in northern Syria. His body was found on Sept. 3 in Aleppo province. He was 28 years old.

MSF would like to express its sincere condolences to the family and friends of Dr. Abyad, who was working in an MSF-run hospital in Aleppo province treating victims of the conflict.

September 02, 2013

Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is aware that incorrect, manipulated information about MSF and Syria is circulating on the internet and social media. 

August 27, 2013

August 28, 2013—Over the last two days, the American, British, and other governments have referred to reports from several groups, including Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF), while stating that the use of chemical weapons in Syria was “undeniable” and designating the perpetrators.

MSF today warned that its medical information could not be used as evidence to certify the precise origin of the exposure to a neurotoxic agent or to attribute responsibility.