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August 10, 2017

Some 10,000 people are sheltering in the grounds of Batangafo hospital more than 10 days after violence broke out between rival groups in this northern Central African Republic (CAR) city, according to international medical organization Doctors Without Borders/ Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF).

July 12, 2017

The merciless killing of a baby in a Hospital in Zemio, Central African Republic (CAR), where the medical humanitarian organization Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) runs a project, points to the extreme brutality against civilians in the escalating conflict, as the number of safe spaces dwindles.

June 08, 2017

‘Will Bambari be next?’ This is the question on everyone’s lips in CAR’s second city and commercial hub. Its residents worry that the violence engulfing the cities of Bangassou and Bria since early May in the form of brutal massacres could soon spread to Bambari, with a repetition of the bloodshed of the 2013-14 war.

May 19, 2017

The situation for the civilian population of Central African Republic reached a new low this week, with clashes in Alindao on May 8, a large-scale attack on Bangassou on May 13 and fighting in Bria starting on May 15. Thousands of people are displaced, with little assistance. Signs of religious and ethnic-based targeting are becoming all too visible. By providing strong and reliable information from the field on regular basis, Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF), as one of the only humanitarian actors still on the ground, describes the violence and raising concerns about a quickly deteriorating situation.

May 15, 2017

On Monday May 8, intense fighting broke out between one armed group and the United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in the Central African Republic (MINUSCA) in Yongofongo centre. Over the weekend, another attack took place when the same armed group entered the UN force base.

July 18, 2016

Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is calling on global HIV/AIDS leaders at the International AIDS Conference in Durban to develop and implement an action plan to address the critical lack of access to HIV treatment in those countries in West and Central Africa where coverage remains below 30 percent. This comes as new MSF data from Southern Africa suggests that the implementation of “Test and Start” is feasible but that community-led outreach is necessary to test and link people living with HIV to care and support them on lifelong treatment.

May 19, 2016

A Doctors Without Border/Médecins Sans Frontières(MSF) staff member was shot and killed during an ambush on two MSF vehicles in Kouki, Central African Republic (CAR). MSF is outraged and demands safety for humanitarian workers.

September 07, 2015

Tens of thousands of people will continue to die of snakebite unnecessarily unless the global health community takes action to ensure treatment and anti-venom is made available, warns international medical organization Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) ahead of a symposium to take place in Basel, Switzerland on Tuesday, September 8.

November 12, 2014

On November 7, a transport truck with medical supplies, a vehicle clearly identified as operating for Médecins Sans Frontières/Doctors Without Borders (MSF), was stopped and held captive by an armed group on the route linking Paoua in the north of Central African Republic (CAR) to the capital city of Bangui.

July 16, 2014

After months of growing evidence that sectarian violence has had a devastating impact on the people of Central African Republic, new research by Médecins Sans Frontières/Doctors Without Borders (MSF) provides grim statistics to support that conclusion.

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