All Further Articles for 2016-05-09
No More Fig Leafs: Doctors Without Borders Rejects World Aid Summit, Rips U.N. For Ongoing War Crimes
Having seen 75 of its hospitals bombed and hundreds killed "in violation of the most fundamental rules of war," Doctors Without Borders has withdrawn from an upcoming World Humanitarian Summit charging it's become "a fig-leaf of good intentions" that will not hold states accountable. In a blistering speech to the U.N., MSF's president charged countries with failing to "stop the carnage." "Seeking or providing healthcare must not be a death sentence," she said. "Your work has only begun."