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Medicine Sans Frontier’s Selective ‘Testimonies’ : Humanitarian or Political?

Medicine Sans Frontier (MSF) goes beyond medicine as tool of subversion.
Preferred tools of subversion. By making political assertions about Eritrea and its national policies, Medicine Sans Frontier (MSF) goes beyond medicine.

BY SOPHIA TESFAMARIAM

At a time when most of Europe is grappling with its migrant crisis, the headlines on Eritrea are increasingly less acerbic. A report by the Regional Mixed Migration Secretariat (RMMS) of February 9 last month reads:

…While the total number of migrants and refugees arriving in Italy in 2016 hit a record, the number of Eritrean arrivals in Italy decreased significantly in the past year…

Another report also confirms that “the number of people seeking asylum in Switzerland has fallen”. Continue reading Medicine Sans Frontier’s Selective ‘Testimonies’ : Humanitarian or Political?