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Iran: Helping Women Survive in One of Tehran’s Toughest Neighborhoods
Photo by Mohsen Sheikholesl
Doctors Without Borders has been providing medical assistance to drug addicts, prostitutes and street children in Tehran’s Darvazeh Ghar neighborhood. See more photos: http://bit.ly/130aNPH

Iran: Helping Women Survive in One of Tehran’s Toughest Neighborhoods

Photo by Mohsen Sheikholesl

Doctors Without Borders has been providing medical assistance to drug addicts, prostitutes and street children in Tehran’s Darvazeh Ghar neighborhood. See more photos: http://bit.ly/130aNPH

We fear that the poorest patients will not be able to pay for treatment or will be afraid to seek care.

- Karine Gillain, MSF’s head of mission in Tehran

At the request of authorities, Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) has terminated its medical activities in the city of Zahedan, the capital of Sistan-Baluchistan Province in southeastern Iran. Read more