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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.

October 06, 2015

Dr. Joanne Liu, the Montreal physician who currently serves as the international president of Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF), released the following statement today regarding the recent aerial bombardment of MSF's hospital in Kunduz, Afghanistan, by US and Afghan forces:

October 05, 2015

-‘Even war has rules’: MSF calls for the International Humanitarian Fact-Finding Commission to investigate Afghanistan bombing
-Afghanistan: MSF demands explanations after deadly airstrikes hit hospital in Kunduz
-'It is unspeakable': Testimony from an MSF nurse at the scene of bombed hospital in Afghanistan

October 03, 2015

MSF nurse Lajos Zoltan Jecs was in Kunduz trauma hospital when the facility was struck by a series of aerial bombing raids in the early hours of Saturday morning. He describes his experience:

October 03, 2015

The international medical organization Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) condemns in the strongest possible terms the horrific aerial bombing of its hospital in Kunduz, Afghanistan. Twelve staff members and at least seven patients, including three children, were killed; 37 people were injured including 19 staff members. This attack constitutes a grave violation of International Humanitarian Law.

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