Yemen

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Testimonies gathered in the detention centre for migrants in Sana'a, Yemen. June 23-25, 2013 Taju Hassane TURDO (31 years old) “I had a good and beautiful life. I supported my family in peace and in health. My children didn’t have problems getting enough milk. They didn’t have any kind of problems...
Since April 7, Yemeni authorities have released 1,620 migrants who were held by smugglers in farms – some of them for months – in Haradh region, in the north of the country. Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is assisting these migrants, including 62 children and 142 women, and referred 71 severely ill...
This new attack threatens MSF medical mission Patients at a surgical hospital in Aden had to be evacuated and staff were forced to shut down the facility following tensions and shooting that took place in and around the compound on 27th September, Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) said recently. “Two...
Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) expresses deep concern about the security of its surgical center in Aden after a group of armed men forcibly entered the hospital on Monday night (18th/19th June) and attempted to take away a patient, who was being treated in the emergency room. MSF staff tried its...
The increase of violence and fighting since last Saturday in southern Yemen has led to a high number of victims and wounded among civilians. Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) teams already received and treated 8 severely injured patients at Aden hospital, transferred from Jaar Health Post, and 43 were...
In southern Yemen, where political tensions and clashes continue, Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is continuously adapting its activities to ensure access to healthcare for wounded people and life-threatening cases. The organisation is involved in two emergency care facilities, organizes the...
International organisation had to interrupt its work in Al Talh and Razeh hospitals, after local authorities set new conditions for humanitarian activities in the region Humanitarian medical organisation Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) announced today that its emergency activities in Saada...
MSF reminds the need to respect humanitarian medical activities Amidst heavy clashes on 11 May in the Yemeni capital, Sanaa, a Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) ambulance being used to transport patients to surgical facilities throughout the day was struck by a stray bullet. Clashes between pro-...
Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is supporting health centres in Yemen, helping to respond to needs emerging in light of ongoing unrest and, in coordination with Yemeni authorities and medical committees, is ready to scale up its support if needed. MSF also continues to run medical activities in...
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