"I can think of no other organisation that is so truly unique and effective in helping injured civilians caught up in conflict and those affected by the extreme poverty caused by war."
"They're not just numbers, statistics or "collateral damage". They're people. And that's how they should be seen, always."
I'm writing to inform you that a baby was born Saturday night in our Surgical centre for War Victims in Kabul.
We call on all parties involved in the conflict to respect our hospital, and allow it to be accessed by victims of the fighting
25 patients coming from the MSF hospital in Kunduz, which was bombed by NATO on the same day, arrived at EMERGENCY's Surgical Centre in Kabul
"What happened in Kabul makes you feel that all of the humanitarian workers in this country are now even more vulnerable" Luca, Programme Coordinator Afghanistan.
One minute it seems calm, then you turn to find yourself in the middle of a nightmare.
"Today I want to forget, only for a moment, the horrors of war. But war isn't listening to me, it doesn't stop, the wounded continue to arrive."
EMERGENCY's President Cecilia Strada talks about Afghanistan.
"They haven’t got super-muscles or super-powers but just being able to say you’ve met them somehow helps set the world right."