WASHINGTON — Russian military officials have vociferously denied that their airstrikes have killed civilians in Syria, going so far as to say that eyewitness accounts that a major hospital was bombed last year. in the brutal fight to retake Aleppo were mere fabrications.
Bei Zusammenstössen zwischen Demonstranten und Sicherheitskräften im Zusammenhang mit der Ebola-Epidemie sind in Guinea dutzende Menschen verletzt worden. Nach Angaben der Regionalregierung in der zweitgrössten Stadt N’Zerekore wurden mindestens 55 Menschen verletzt, als Händler gegen eine Desinfektions-Kampagne auf einem Markt protestierten.
Es gebe zwei Lager, sagte Regional-Gouverneur Lancei Conde am Samstag: «Diejenigen, die an die Existenz von Ebola glauben und diejenigen, die meinen, die Epidemie werde eingeschleppt.» Nach Angaben des Stadtpräfekten Aboubacar M’bop Camara griffen Demonstranten die Rettungsstelle des örtlichen Spitals sowie Fahrzeuge der Hilfsorganisation Unicef und eines Arztes an.
Ten bombings per hour – No warnings – Unable to reach patients-‘Living under siege’- Due to fuel shortages, only 50% of ambulances are able to circulate.- Increasing number of severely wounded -Crossings must be opened -The Rafah border crossing, between the Gaza Strip and Egypt, has opened occasionally and for very specific reasons
Violence in hospitals and the destruction of medical facilities are denying medical services to many of South Sudan’s most vulnerable people. Malakal Hospital massacre, 14 dead bodies result of a brutal attack.After 3 outbreaks of hostilities Transferred to UN base for treatment. Kala Azar Tx. MSF is working in a UN protected space. Other MSF hospitals destroyed as well.
This past month a number of villages around Grimari and Bambari were burnt to the ground and thousands of people were displaced.What was the impact of the attack at Boguila hospital on April 26, which resulted in the deaths of 18 So what was regarded as a safe location, a health facility with an MSF logo, became a place where a massacre was committed.Although the hospital remains closed we have resumed some medical activities.
Violence forced MSF staff to evacuate incl. patients fled into the bushes.Leer Hospital Is Destroyed total fatalities: 25 of the people killed in attacks on hospitals were patients, 27 were people seeking shelter in the hospitals, two of them were ministry of health staff and 4 were unidentified people.
This video shows the impact of the destruction of MSF’s Leer hospital compound in late January/early February 2014. Includes comments by Project Coordinator, Sarah Maynard.http://www.msf.org/article/video-south-sudan-leer-hospital-destroyed
275’000 people relied on this hospital.
No other healthcare available
These attacks have far-reaching consequences for hundreds of thousands of people who are cut off from medical services.
Hospitals have been ransacked in the towns of Bor, Malakal, Bentiu, Nasir and Leer, often during periods of heavy fighting. The damage goes far beyond the acts of violence themselves as vulnerable people are cut off from healthcare when they desperately need it.
Violence in hospitals and the destruction of medical facilities are denying medical services to many of South Sudan’s most vulnerable people, Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) said today in a report, South Sudan Conflict: Violence Against Healthcare.