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"Doctors without borders" announced the termination of work at the hospital in Kabul

International humanitarian organization "Doctors without borders" (MSF) announced its decision to stop work at the hospital Dasht-e-barci in Kabul after the incident in may the attack on the maternity ward.

"Doctors without borders" forced to announce the termination of its activities in the hospital district, the Dasht-barci in the Afghan capital Kabul. This decision was taken after a brutal attack on a maternity ward on may 12, when, were deliberately killed 16 mothers. During the attack killed the midwife "Doctors without borders", two children 7 and 8 years old, and six people who were there at the time," - said in a press release obtained by RIA Novosti.

"This decision was made with the understanding that although there is no information about the attackers or the motives for the murder, mothers, infants and medical personnel were deliberately chosen objects of attack, and such attacks may be repeated in the future", - noted in the organization.

Earlier, Afghanistan has experienced two terrorist attacks, which killed dozens of people. A suicide bomber detonated at the entrance to the hospital in Kabul, after the hospital building was stormed by militants. Only the part of the medical staff had to leave the building. The attack on the hospital, 24 people were killed, at least 20 were injured.

Also the attack occurred at the funeral of chief of police of one of the districts of Nangarhar province.