07 April 2014

Children hacked to death by machetes, grenades thrown in suburbs and stray bullets entering a refugee camp: no one is immune from violence in the Central African Republic... "There is a state of despair among the people," said Doctors Without Borders (MSF) psychologist Gail Womersely, who has just returned from the war-torn country... Womersely spoke yesterday in Johannesburg about her five weeks' working stint in the CAR offering psychological support to the medical staff... Womersely said the NGO staff there were traumatised because the refugee camps and hospitals were considered dangerous.  

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