33 #MSF staff, patients still missing after US #Kunduz air strike

KABUL (AFP) Thirty-three people are still missing five days after a catastrophic US air strike on a hospital in the Afghan city of Kunduz that has prompted international outrage, medical charity Doctors Without Borders said Thursday. Of the missing, nine are patients and 24 are staff, according to Guilhem Molinie, country representative for Doctors Without Borders (MSF) in Afghanistan.   Source: Flash – 33 MSF staff, patients still missing after US Kunduz air strike – France 24 Continue reading 33 #MSF staff, patients still missing after US #Kunduz air strike

Syrians Likely Exposed to Chemicals – Middle East – News – Arutz Sheva

“Doctors Without Borders said on Tuesday it had treated four patients showing symptoms of exposure to chemical agents, Newsweek reports. The patients, an adult man and woman, a three-year-old girl and a five-day-old girl, were all from the same family, the charity said. The family lived in Marea, Syria, a town about 45 kilometers (approximately 27 miles) north of Aleppo. Their house had been hit by a mortar shell on the evening of August 21. The family said that after the shell hit their house, yellow gas filled their home.” The family was first treated at a local hospital before … Continue reading Syrians Likely Exposed to Chemicals – Middle East – News – Arutz Sheva