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December 21, 2017

This collection of photographs from the picture desk of Doctors Without Borders/ Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) provides an intimate look at the experiences of MSF's patients around the world. From war and civil strife to disease outbreaks and epidemics, MSF staff have been on the front lines to save lives and respond to urgent medical needs in 2017.

MSF is grateful to the extraordinarily talented photographers who have worked alongside our medical teams to bear witness to so many moving stories over the course of a turbulent year.

December 16, 2016

At Khazir 2 Camp, situated halfway between Mosul and Erbil, MSF is treating people with chronic diseases and illnesses associated with displacement.

August 29, 2016

Iraq is hosting 3.4 million internally displaced people (IDPs), with no end to the conflict in sight.

September 08, 2015

MSF has just reopened its upgraded reconstructive surgery hospital in Amman, Jordan, where victims of conflict in the region have access to specialized surgeries they otherwise would not get.

October 08, 2014

MSF is trying to help meet the new and increased medical needs of displaced Iraqis in Iraqi Kurdistan.

September 22, 2014

Just a few weeks after opening, MSF’s maternity unit in Domiz refugee camp, in northern Iraqi Kurdistan, is already crowded with Syrian women.

May 02, 2013

Nearly a decade ago, when violence in Iraq was driving NGOs out of the country, MSF opened a surgery program for wounded Iraqi civilians in neighboring Jordan, a program that continues to this day.