Liberia faces a humanitarian catastrophe, warn aid agenciesBMJ 2003; 327 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.327.7409.245 (Published 31 July 2003) Cite this as: BMJ 2003;327:245
- Peter Moszynski
Humanitarian agencies are warning that cholera and dysentery could be out of control as conditions deteriorate in Liberia's beleaguered capital, Monrovia. A rebel assault on the city that has killed hundreds of civilians has left hundreds of thousands more without access to food or clean water.
With 200 000 displaced people crammed alongside the city's one million …