Kunduz Hospital: Two days before the second  attack, Russian aircraft bombed targets in Syria. The US claimed irresponsible targeting had resulted in civilians being killed.

Asked on Monday whether the US had decided to reject referral of the bombing of the hospital at Kunduz to the International Criminal Court (ICC), Stat(...)

International president of  Médecins Sans Frontières Joanne Liu, flanked by  MSF lead counsel Françoise Saulnier and general director of MSF Switzerland Bruno Jochum, at a press conference in Geneva on Wednesday. Photograph: Fabrice Coffrini/AFP/Getty Images

Médecins Sans Frontières has called for an independent inquiry under the Geneva Conventions into a US air strike on a hospital in Afghanistan that k(...)

 General John Campbell testifies before the Senate armed services committee in Washington, DC. The commander said the MSF hospital was “mistakenly struck” by US forces. Photograph: Jim Watson/AFP/Getty Images

US special forces, rather than their Afghan allies, called in the deadly air strike on the Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) hospital in Kunduz, the U(...)

Afghans donate blood for those injured in Kunduz fighting, in Kabul, Afghanistan. The bombing of a hospital in Kunduz killed 22 people, 12 of them Médecins Sans Frontières staff. Photograph: Hedayatullah Amid/EPA

While the US frequently calls for the transfer of high-profile fugitives into the hands of the International Criminal Court, it has been notable this (...)

Army general John Campbell, commander of US forces in Afghanistan, prepares to testify for a hearing before the senate armed services committee  in Washington, on Tuesday. Photograph: Doug Mills/The New York Times

The deadly air strike that hit a hospital in the Afghan city of Kunduz was a mistake made within the US chain of command, the American commander of in(...)

In criticising Russia’s bombing operations in Syria, western sources have been quick to point to photographic evidence that suggests the Russians have(...)

A handout provided by Medecins Sans Frontieres shows the hospital in Kunduz. Photograph: MSF handout/EPA 0:51

Medical aid group Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) has said it is ‘disgusted’ by Afghan government claims justifying a suspected US air strike that kill(...)

The hospital in Kunduz which was bombed on Saturday. Médecins Sans Frontières says 12  of its staff and 10 patients, including three children, were killed in the attack. Photograph: MSF handout/EPA

It was around 2am when Lajos Zoltan Jecs was jolted awake by the sound of a big explosion nearby. Bombings had become a feature of life in Kunduz sinc(...)

 The Médecins Sans Frontières hospital after an explosion in the Afghan city of Kunduz on Saturday which killed 12 MSF staff members and 10 patients, including three children. Photograph: EPA/MSF 0:51

Médecins Sans Frontières has pulled its staff out of the crisis-hit Afghan city of Kunduz after a United States air strike on its hospital, labelle(...)

Surgeons work inside a Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) hospital after an air strike in the city of Kunduz, Afghanistan. Photograph: Reuters/Medecins Sans Frontieres 0:51

International medical organisation Medecins Sans Frontieres has condemned the “horrific aerial bombing” by US forces of its hospital in Kunduz, Afghan(...)