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March 09, 2002

Jerusalem, March 10, 2002 — Since November 2000, Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) has launched two medical and psychological care programs in the Palestinian autonomous territories of the West Bank and the Gaza Strip. The programs are intended to benefit people living in areas most exposed to violence, including those close to the confrontation spots, Israeli army installations and Israeli settlements.

February 27, 2002

New York, February 28, 2002 — A report released by the international humanitarian organization Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) shows how ongoing insecurity and indiscriminate violence in Chechnya continue to drive large numbers of Chechen civilians to seek refuge in Ingushetia and other neighboring republics only to receive inadequate humanitarian assistance there due to a policy of refusing to register new arrivals.

February 20, 2002

February 14, 2002

Nairobi/New York, February 15, 2002 — A Sudanese health worker from the international medical aid organization Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF), 20 year-old James Koang Mar, and four other Sudanese civilians were killed last week when at least three bombs were dropped by the Government of Sudan on the village of Nimne in southern Sudan. An MSF team visited Nimne today and received confirmation of James Koang's death in the attack.

February 12, 2002

Report Released by MSF Debunks Malaria Treatment Myth

February 10, 2002

Medical Supplies and Food Stolen from MSF Offices

February 05, 2002

MSF Analysis Finds Insecurity and Unequal Access to Food at Afghanistan's Largest Camp for Displaced Peoples

Herat/New York, February 6, 2002 — A nutritional survey conducted by the international medical aid organization Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) in Mazlakh camp, near the Western Afghan city of Herat, shows a severe increase in malnutrition among thousands of internally displaced Afghans living in the camp.

February 03, 2002

Fourth Annual Listing Emphasizes Decreasing Protection for Refugees, the Need for Neglected Disease Treatments, and Ongoing Wars in Congo, Chechnya, and Colombi