Médicins Sans Frontières

Doctors Without Borders Fires 19 Employees for Sexual Harassment and Abuse

International humanitarian group Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF), better known in the United States by the English version of its name “Doctors Without Borders,” issued a statement on Wednesday announcing that it received 146 complaints about sexual harassment and abuse against its staff in 2017. The group took action on 24 cases and fired 19 of its employees.

SIKAMINIAS, GREECE - OCTOBER 16: Recently arrived migrants line up for buses provided by the medical charity Doctors Without Borders after arriving from Turkey onto the island of Lesbos on October 16, 2015 in Sikaminias, Greece.

Saudis Admit ‘Mistake’ in Bombing Doctors Without Borders in Yemen

While the Obama administration deals with the fallout from bombing a Doctors Without Borders hospital in Afghanistan, the Saudis have a similar situation on their hands in Yemen, where a Saudi-led coalition has been conducting airstrikes against Iran-backed Houthi insurgents.

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Doctors Without Borders Leaves Afghan City Invaded by Taliban

Médicins Sans Frontières (MSF), known as Doctors Without Borders in America, “demanded an independent” investigation into a U.S. airstrike in Kunduz, Afghanistan, that killed 22 people, including 12 of the group’s doctors.

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