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May 05, 2003

As the tent camps are about to be closed in Ingushetia, an MSF survey shows that more than 98% of Chechen displaced families living in the camps do not wantto go back to Chechnya

April 30, 2003


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Friday, May 2, 2003, 9:30 am EST
(Continental breakfast available)

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National Press Club - Zenger Room
529 14th Street NW
Washington, DC

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April 27, 2003

MSF Forced to Suspend Operations Despite Enormous Needs in Makamba

Bujumbura/Paris, April 28, 2003 — On April 25, a team from the international medical humanitarian organization Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) working in Makamba province in southern Burundi was forced to suspend its activities although insecurity makes MSF's presence in the region critical for the civilian population.

April 23, 2003

New York/London, April 24, 2003 - A report released by the international medical humanitarian organization Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) shows that major donor agencies such as the US Agency for International Development (USAID) and the UK's Department For International Development (DFID) are continuing to support cheap, but failing, malaria treatments in Africa despite a rising death toll from the disease.

April 22, 2003

Doctors Without Borders Urges the World Food Program (WFP) to Continue Food Distributions

Paris/Geneva, April 23, 2003 - The international medical humanitarian organization Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) considers the nutritional situation in East Aweil county and Tonj county (Bahr-el-Gazal) in Southern Sudan alarming. The organization urges the WFP to continue its food distributions in these regions.

April 16, 2003

MSF urges all parties involved in the conflict to respect civilian populations

 

April 06, 2003

Brussels/Paris, April 7, 2003 – Doctors Without Borders/Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) announced today it still has no news about two MSF volunteers who disappeared Wednesday, April 2, in Baghdad. It is reasonable to assume that Iraqi officials are holding the two men. The four other volunteers from the six-person MSF team that has been present in Baghdad for several weeks are still in the Iraqi capital.

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