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Over 350 migrants onboard charity ship after new rescue in Med

Over 350 migrants onboard charity ship after new rescue in Med

French charities SOS Mediterranea and MSF rescued another 105 migrants off the coast of Libya on Monday, bringing to 356 the number of those aboard the Ocean Viking now seeking a safe port.

MSF suspends operations in area of Yemen after air raid

MSF suspends operations in area of Yemen after air raid

Doctors Without Borders said Monday it had "temporarily frozen" operations in a rebel-held area of northwestern Yemen following an air raid on a cholera treatment centre it supports.

MSF suspends Mediterranean rescues as migrant dispute mounts

MSF suspends Mediterranean rescues as migrant dispute mounts

Doctors Without Borders (MSF) said on Saturday it was suspending its migrant rescues in the Mediterranean because it felt threatened by the Libyan coastguard and the Italian government's policies have made its job harder.

Hungary 'systematically' abusing migrants: MSF

Hungary 'systematically' abusing migrants: MSF

Hungarian border police are systematically abusing migrants, through beatings, using tear gas and dogs and confiscating shoes in cold weather, according to Doctors Without Borders (MSF).

QC, MSF join hands for humanitarian work

QC, MSF join hands for humanitarian work

Qatar Charity (QC) and Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to enhance co-operation and experience sharing in the field of international humanitarian work.

Coalition wants urgent talks over MSF Yemen pullout

Coalition wants urgent talks over MSF Yemen pullout

The Saudi-led coalition fighting rebels in Yemen said on Friday it wanted urgent talks with Doctors Without Borders (MSF) over the charity's withdrawal of staff from six hospitals in the war-torn country.

More than 3,200 migrants rescued in Med: Italian coast guard

More than 3,200 migrants rescued in Med: Italian coast guard

More than 3,200 migrants were rescued from the Mediterranean Tuesday in 25 operations, the Italian coastguard said.

Ailing steelmaker SSI halts UK production; 2,000 jobs at risk

Ailing steelmaker SSI halts UK production; 2,000 jobs at risk

Britain’s second-largest steelmaker, SSI UK, said yesterday it was halting operations at its Redcar plant in northeast England.