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MSF response to Kenyan government statement on closing refugee camps
On May 6, the government of Kenya announced a decision that puts the lives of hundreds of thousands of people at risk. Its proposal to close the Dadaab refugee camps would have immediate, devastating, and long-lasting consequences for some 325,000 refugees.
Bombing hospitals and schools cannot become the new normal
This article was originally published in the Guardian. Three hospitals and clinics where doctors and nurses working for Doctors Without Borders (MSF) were providing essential medical services to people caught up in the horrendous conflict in Yemen have come under attack in as many months. And this figure does not include attacks on MSF-supported health facilities in other conflict zones.