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December 12, 2015

After two months of in-depth investigations following the US airstrikes that destroyed the Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) trauma centre in Kunduz, Afghanistan, last October, MSF today announces with great sadness that the death toll has been confirmed to be at least 42 people.

December 09, 2015

Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) delivers a petition signed by more than 547,000 people to the White House, calling for President Obama to consent to an independent investigation of the deadly U.S. airstrikes on MSF's trauma hospital in Kunduz, Afghanistan.

November 26, 2015

October 3, 2015, will forever remain a black day in the history of Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF). In the early hours of the morning, MSF’s trauma hospital in Kunduz, Afghanistan, came under precise and repeated airstrikes. As the attack continued, our colleagues fought for their lives and for the lives of their patients with extraordinary determination and courage.

November 25, 2015

The commander of US forces in Afghanistan today announced that an American military investigation into the October 3 airstrikes that destroyed a Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) hospital in Kunduz, Afghanistan, and killed 30 people was the result of "human error, compounded by process and equipment failures."

November 05, 2015

Today, the international medical humanitarian organization Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) released to the public an internal document that reviews the airstrikes on October 3 by US forces on its hospital in northern Afghanistan.

October 23, 2015

Nearly three weeks after the US bombing of the Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) trauma centre in Kunduz, Afghanistan, on October 3, MSF today announces with sadness that the death toll is still rising, with one more MSF staff member confirmed to have been killed.

October 15, 2015

The international medical humanitarian organization Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) today launched a petition urging citizens to call on U.S. president Barack Obama and the United States to consent to an independent investigation into the bombing of MSF’s trauma hospital in Kunduz, Afghanistan, on October 3.

October 14, 2015

Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) has been informed that the International Humanitarian Fact-Finding Commission (IHFFC) has been activated. This is the first step needed to undertake an independent investigation into the attack on MSF’s hospital in Kunduz, Afghanistan on October 3. The IHFFC is now awaiting the agreement of the United States and Afghanistan governments to proceed.

October 08, 2015

This article, by Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) Canada executive director Stephen Cornish, first appeared in the Globe and Mail newspaper:

October 07, 2015

Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) international president Dr. Joanne Liu delivered the following speech today at a press conference in Geneva, Switzerland, where she called for the activation of the International Humanitarian Fact-Finding Commission, the only permanent body set up specifically to investigate violations of international humanitarian law. MSF says the recent US bombing of the organization’s hospital in Kunduz, Afghanistan, is a violation of the Geneva Conventions, and requires an independent investigation.

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