MSF response to the earthquake disaster in Turkey and Syria

 In Aleppo and Idlib, northern Syria, MSF-supported hospitals have seen more than 3,465 injured patients.
 MSF teams have donated nearly 12 tons of surgical equipment, dressing and medicines to hospitals and clinics in the region.
 They have employed their ambulances and dispatched extra staff to hard-hit healthcare facilities.
 More than 2500 families have received blankets, hygiene kits and food items
 Close contact continues with authorities in northwest Syria and southern Turkey, ready to provide further support to people affected by the earthquake
 MSF is currently providing relief and medical support to people living in five reception centres in northern Idlib.
 A mobile team are proving healthcare and distributing tents, water, bread, blankets, mattresses, and fire extinguishers.
 Activities aimed at ensuring the continuity of access to healthcare for both victims of the earthquakes and more generally, are starting very soon.
 Fourteen MSF trucks loaded with tents and winter kits were able to cross to northwest Syria, from the Hamam crossing point in Turkey,
A (MSF) convoy of 14 trucks enters northwest Syria, arriving from Turkey through the Hamam border crossing point.