Photography: Médecins Sans Frontières: South Sudan: Facing up to Reality: MSF08_IMG_3162

Patients are transported by air to the MSF-H Nasir Hospital in Upper Nile. Wiek Muon Mok, 52, (R) is flown from Pieri, Jonglei State, for surgery on a ruptured hernia and necrotic bowel extrusion due to traditional surgery three days prior. Rout Meet Makuach, 27, (L) suffered a gunshot wound and fractured leg in Lankien, Jonglei State, and also needs surgery.

Patients are transported by air to the MSF-H Nasir Hospital in Upper Nile. Wiek Muon Mok, 52, (R) is flown from Pieri, Jonglei State, for surgery on a ruptured hernia and necrotic bowel extrusion due to traditional surgery three days prior. Rout Meet Makuach, 27, (L) suffered a gunshot wound and fractured leg in Lankien, Jonglei State, and also needs surgery.