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Bombing At Doctors Without Borders Clinic In Yemen Kills 4, Group Says

Reuters | Nick Robins-Early | Posted 01.10.2016 | World

DUBAI, Jan 10 (Reuters) - A "projectile" struck a clinic supported by international medical group Medecins Sans Frontieres in north Yemen on Sunday, ...

War Is Destroying Yemen's Medical System When The Country Needs It Most

The Huffington Post | Charlotte Alfred | Posted 12.18.2015 | World

Every week, we bring you one overlooked aspect of stories that made news in recent days. Did you notice the media forgot all about another story's ba...

Why Bombing a Hospital Is a War Crime

Robert Koehler | Posted 10.08.2015 | Politics
Robert Koehler

Bombing a hospital, especially with deliberate intent -- apparently at the behest of the Afghan government, which has hated the hospital for treating the injured regardless what side they're on -- is depraved and utterly reckless.

Will There Be Accountability for Kunduz?

Taylor Dibbert | Posted 10.03.2015 | World
Taylor Dibbert

An airstrike on a Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) hospital in Kunduz, Afghanistan has left at least 19 people dead. Once we discover exactly what happened, will there be genuine accountability for Kunduz?

MSF Official: Constant Wave Of Casualties Strains Gaza's Fragile Health System

The Huffington Post | Charlotte Alfred | Posted 08.03.2014 | World

More than three weeks of conflict between Israeli forces and militants in Gaza have left over 1,700 Palestinians and more than 60 Israelis dead, while...

Haiti Cholera Outbreak: How You Can Help

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

In Haiti, a country still reeling from January's devastating earthquake, the combination of a lack of infrastructure and overwhelming poverty have lef...

Meningitis Vaccine Could Prevent African Outbreaks

AP | MARIA CHENG | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

LONDON — Health officials say a new meningitis vaccine will help prevent epidemics in Africa for the first time, revolutionizing how doctors fig...

India: Will Pharma, Trade Agreements Shut Down the Pharmacy of the Developing World?

Tido von Schoen-Angerer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Tido von Schoen-Angerer

India has become "the pharmacy of the developing world." Without affordable Indian generic medicines, millions of lives saved by Doctors Without Borders and other organizations over the past decade would otherwise have been lost.

'Writing On The Edge' Excerpt: Paradise Lost In Armenia

The Huffington Post | DBC Pierre | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

In the collection "Writing On the Edge," fourteen esteemed writers chronicle their travels with MSF teams through countries in crisis. Accompanied by ...

Green News Report -- February 11, 2010 (Audio)

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport IN TODAY'S AUDIO REPORT: ExxonMobil - still funding climate deniers; Haiti - still devastated; Valentine's Day - make it ...

A Writer, A Doctor, And A New Radical

Julia Moulden | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Julia Moulden

4:00pm, Thursday. I am on my back on my couch, encouraging the muscles that run between my frozen shoulder and my vertebrae to relax. Everything is in...