General Practice is "having a very hard time" as GPs are asked to care for more patients with limited resources, the National Secretary of the Family Doctor Association said.
Dr Simon Abrams told Good Morning Britain GPs were expected to do much more but it was "very difficult to meet these challenges without added resources".
More top news
The announcement came a day after a famine was declared in two areas of South Sudan following three years of civil war and severe inflation.
It is unclear what their alleged plans were.
Anti-terror police are currently questioning the men who were arrested at three separate locations in France.