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September 28, 2016

MSF International President Dr. Joanne Liu, a physician from Montreal, addressed the UN Security Council, and called upon member states to live up to their obligations under UN Resolution 2286 and to stop the relentless assaults on civilian and medical targets.

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.