Doctors Without Borders

Brett Wilkins, staff writer
Relatives of a Brazilian Covid-19 victim embrace in a cemetery built for the mass burial of people killed by the pandemic in Manaus, Amazonas. (Photo: Andre Coelho/Getty Images)
"The lack of political will to adequately respond to the pandemic is killing Brazilians in their thousands," the international medical charity said.
Brett Wilkins, staff writer
An elderly Palestinian man is injected with Covid-19 vaccine in Hebron on March 22, 2021. (Photo: Jaafar Ashtiyeh/AFP via Getty Images)
"There is not enough space, beds, or staff to help all of our critical patients...
Kenny Stancil, staff writer
People are seen lying on hospital beds inside a temporary ward dedicated to the treatment of Covid-19 patients at Steve Biko Academic Hospital in Pretoria, South Africa on January 11, 2021. (Photo: Phill Magakoe/AFP via Getty Images)
"This should be a no-brainer. President Biden must grant the [WTO] waiver so...


The latest "soul-shattering" Russian and Syrian bombings have destroyed an already devastated Aleppo's largest hospital in what officials call "the most savage week" of Syria's savage war. Trapped amidst the carnage and rubble are about 275,000 people scrambling to survive; among them, over 100,000 children long for school, cower in bunkers, play in barrel bomb craters, eat one meal a day and make paper models of dead friends to tell the story of their lives in "hell itself."