Updated on February 28, 2022
The international medical humanitarian organization Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) released the following statement in response to escalating conflict in Ukraine:
MSF teams remain in Ukraine and are currently seeking ways to respond to the medical and humanitarian needs as the conflict evolves. We are also mobilizing our staff and resources internationally to be ready for a variety of potential needs. Our supply centers are currently preparing medical kits for rapid dispatch. We have sent additional emergency teams to the region, and our staff are currently assessing the needs of Ukrainian refugees in Poland and other neighboring countries.