Ukraine's Donetsk rebels ban MSF, UN agencies

Pro-Russian separatist soldiers withdraw their tanks from a position near town of Novoazovsk in Donetsk region on October 21, 2015Pro-Russian insurgents in Ukraine’s eastern separatist Donetsk region said they had banned Doctors Without Borders (MSF) and UN agencies, in a move the medical charity described as worrying. MSF provides crucial medical care for patients in the area, especially those suffering from diabetes and kidney failure, as well as operating an anti-tuberculosis programme in Donetsk’s prisons.

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