MSF frequently publishes updates, press releases, and other forms of communication about its work in roughly 70 countries around the world. See the list below for the most recent updates or search by location, topic, or year.

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December 04, 2013

Four in five refugees in the camps at Dadaab do not want to return to Somalia given the current climate of insecurity, finds an MSF assessment.

September 10, 2013

Jane Coyne speaks about her experience with MSF, MSF's withdrawal from Somalia and the strategies that MSF uses to work in conflict zones.

August 29, 2013

Sophie Delaunay speaks with Leonard Lopate about MSF's difficult decision to leave Somalia and MSF's ongoing response to the catastrophic conflict in Syria.

August 22, 2013

Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is providing mental health care in a detention center in Sana'a, Yemen. Migrants have told counselors of horrific experiences with traffickers; many are trying to return home.

August 20, 2013

"Our decision to leave has been among the most painful in MSF’s history."

August 19, 2013

An in-depth interview on the decision by Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) to withdraw completely from Somalia. MSF General Director Arjan Hehenkamp speaks to Somali journalist Hamza Mohamed on August 14, 2013, the day MSF made the announcement that it would close all projects in that country.

August 16, 2013

Dr. Unni Karunakara, MSF international president, criticizes Somalia's armed groups and civilian leaders for condoning attacks on MSF's staff, which have forced MSF to withdraw from the country.

August 15, 2013

MSF's Sophie Delaunay describes how the lack of security assurances in Somalia caused MSF to close its programs in the country.

August 15, 2013

MSF international president Dr. Unni Karunakara explains why MSF is closing its programs in Somalia after 22 years of providing lifesaving medical and humanitarian aid in the country.

August 14, 2013

The closure of MSF's programs in Somalia follows years of attacks on its staff. This difficult decision will leave many Somalis without medical and humanitarian aid.

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