MSF Denies Reports That Staff Member Taken In Libya

Valérie Batselaere/MSF
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MSF denies all reports that a medical doctor working for MSF was taken in Benghazi on March 8.

Benghazi, Libya/New York, March 8, 2011 -- The international medical humanitarian organization Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) denies all reports that a medical doctor working for MSF was taken in Benghazi on March 8.

No MSF staff has been taken in Libya.

MSF teams have been present in Benghazi since February 24 and continue to support Libyan medical staff, particularly in Benghazi, Brega, and Ajdabiya.