Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) frequently publishes updates, press releases, and other forms of communication about its work in more than 60 countries around the world. See the list below for the most recent updates or search by location, topic, or year.


December 13, 2010

KABUL, Afghanistan — At least 100 relief workers in Afghanistan have been killed so far this year, far more than in any previous year, prompting a debate within humanitarian organizations about whether American military strategy is putting them and the Afghans they serve at unnecessary risk.

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November 24, 2010

A family in Helmand is driven to MSF's Boost Hospital after being stalked by danger and violence on the roads and at home.

November 21, 2010

One year after MSF returned to Afghanistan, Country Representative Michiel Hofman talks about choices, challenges, and the way forward for MSF in the country.

November 10, 2010

How can aid workers fulfill their humanitarian mission when they themselves are perceived as legitimate targets?

September 24, 2010

Photojournalist Ton Koene traveled to Helmand Province, Afghanistan, in June 2010 to visit the MSF project in the capital, Lashkargah. Intense conflict in the province has left around one million people without access to the health care they need. Here, Koene documents how each member of the MSF team there is working to save lives and provide free medical care in Lashkargah.

August 08, 2010

This can only detrimentally affect and undermine the work carried out by the medical community in the country, and the Afghan people relying heavily on this much needed assistance.

July 12, 2010

MSF is helping to provide much-needed emergency care for a growing number of patients in Helmand province.

July 12, 2010

MSF staff in Lashkargah have treated more than 1,500 children already this year.

June 22, 2010

MSF worked with local staff at Boost hospital in Helmand province to treat the wounded after four explosions occurred in the city of Lashkargah on June 20.

April 29, 2010

Many migrants who leave war-torn homelands thinking better days await in Europe make a perilous journey westward only to wind up detained for months in Greece and other countries.