One Year of Escalating Violence in Central African Republic

Laurence Hoenig

Two years ago,  Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF)  staff in  Carnot,  Central African Republic (CAR), were treating patients for diarrhea and respiratory infections, and malaria was killing 35 children every day. Today, the situation is even worse. CAR is now in the midst of a brutal conflict with dire consequences for the population.