Preview: MSF: US asylum restrictions are deepening the crisis along the Mexican border

MSF: US asylum restrictions are deepening the crisis along the Mexican border

Current and proposed US asylum restrictions, along with the US government’s unwillingness to quickly process migrants along the US-Mexican border, have created an administrative limbo that leaves Central American asylum seekers in Mexico exposed to further violence, warns the international medical humanitarian organization Médecins Sans Frontières/Doctors Without Borders (MSF).

MSF FORCED TO TERMINATE SEARCH AND RESCUE OPERATIONS AS EUROPE CONDEMNS PEOPLE TO DROWN

MSF FORCED TO TERMINATE SEARCH AND RESCUE OPERATIONS AS EUROPE CONDEMNS PEOPLE TO DROWN

Hep C: Health groups appeal European Patent Office decision to uphold Gilead patent on key drug

Hep C: Health groups appeal European Patent Office decision to uphold Gilead patent on key drug

North Kivu, DRC: Ebola update and B-roll

North Kivu, DRC: Ebola update and B-roll

Epidemic spreads into urban communities and isolated areas

Nauru: New MSF report shows the disastrous mental health impact of Australia’s offshore processing policy

Nauru: New MSF report shows the disastrous mental health impact of Australia’s offshore processing policy

Among 208 refugee and asylum seeker patients, 60% had suicidal thoughts and 30% attempted suicide

South Sudan: 125 women and girls seek emergency assistance at MSF's Bentiu clinic after horrific sexual violence

South Sudan: 125 women and girls seek emergency assistance at MSF's Bentiu clinic after horrific sexual violence

MSF: Gaza’s injured facing healthcare emergency

MSF: Gaza’s injured facing healthcare emergency

The huge numbers of patients with complex and serious gunshot wounds are overwhelming the healthcare system in Gaza, leaving thousands in danger of infection and disability

Pharmaceutical companies failing children with HIV

Pharmaceutical companies failing children with HIV

MSF criticises delays in development of child-appropriate HIV drugs

Yemen: Health structures are threatened by fighting in Hodeidah

Yemen: Health structures are threatened by fighting in Hodeidah

Sinister attacks by Italian authorities on life-saving search and rescue in the mediterranean continue

Sinister attacks by Italian authorities on life-saving search and rescue in the mediterranean continue

Yemen: Influx of war wounded in MSF facilities as fighting intensifies in Hodeidah, Hajjah, Saada and Taiz governorates

Yemen: Influx of war wounded in MSF facilities as fighting intensifies in Hodeidah, Hajjah, Saada and Taiz governorates

CAR: More than 10,000 seek refuge in MSF-supported hospital in Batangafo following clashes

CAR: More than 10,000 seek refuge in MSF-supported hospital in Batangafo following clashes

Kasai, DRC: MSF treats 2600 survivors of sexual violence between May 2017 and September 2018

Kasai, DRC: MSF treats 2600 survivors of sexual violence between May 2017 and September 2018

80% report being raped by armed men; patients include 22 under 5 year-olds

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