Bombing of the MSF hospital in Afghanistan

The following, chilling update was released by MSF on Saturday, October 3.

"It is with deep sadness that we confirm so far the death of nine MSF staff members during the bombing last night of MSF’s hospital in Kunduz. Latest casualty figures report 37 people seriously wounded, of whom 19 are MSF staff. [...] There are many patients and staff who remain unaccounted for."

Handicap International wishes to strongly condemn this terrible bombing and to express its full support to colleagues and friends at Doctors without Borders.