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August 25, 2015

Two South Sudanese aid workers from the international medical humanitarian organization Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) were killed last week in South Sudan's Unity State, where conflict continues to take a heavy toll on the civilian population.

July 23, 2015

Tens of thousands of people are cut off from aid and medical care as fighting intensifies in South Sudan's Upper Nile state, the international medical humanitarian organization Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) warned today, calling on all parties to the conflict to allow unrestricted access to the state capital and surrounding areas.

May 22, 2015

Juba/Nairobi, May 22, 2015:

Escalating fighting in South Sudan is exposing civilans to widespread violence and severely restricting the provision of desperately needed aid, the international medical humanitarian organization Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) said today.

An upsurge of violence in Unity, Jonglei and Upper Nile states has resulted in the suspension of medical services, destruction of health structures and evacuation of medical staff.

May 09, 2015

JUBA, SOUTH SUDAN/NEW YORK—An imminent attack on the South Sudanese town of Leer has forced the suspension of medical activities at the Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) hospital there, which has evacuated its international staff, the international medical humanitarian organization said today.

December 03, 2014

New MSF web documentary explores the stories of those with no choice but to leave.

November 06, 2014

A malaria epidemic in South Sudan has gone neglected due to the political crisis raging throughout the country, leading to insufficient distribution of antimalarial drugs in many peripheral health centers and an increase in the number of severe life-threatening cases of the disease.

July 14, 2014

 

JUBA, SOUTH SUDAN/NEW YORK: Children in parts of South Sudan are suffering from shocking rates of malnutrition, the international medical humanitarian organization Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) said today.

July 01, 2014

 

NEW YORK/JUBA, SOUTH SUDAN—Violence in hospitals and the destruction of medical facilities are denying medical services to many of South Sudan's most vulnerable people, Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) said in a report released today.

June 19, 2014

Preventable diseases and severe malnutrition are causing alarming numbers of deaths among tens of thousands of people taking refuge at a United Nations base in South Sudan.

June 11, 2014

Antoine Foucher, MSF’s head of mission in Ethiopia, describes the multi-layered emergency facing South Sudanese refugees in the country.

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