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Wounded Child in Douma, Syria

Doctors in the Crosshairs: Four Years of Attacks on Health Care in Syria

03/11/2015

The consequences of the international community’s failure to protect Syrians from systematic and repeated violations of both human rights and humanitarian law have been devastating. Yet, one in particular stands out: the erosion of the long-established principle that neither militaries nor armed groups can target medical workers and the health care system for attacks.

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Syria's Medical Community Under Assault

02/10/2015

This fact sheet illustrates the deliberate targeting and destruction of medical facilities by government and opposition forces, loss of medical personnel, and resulting health consequences in Syria.

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Letter to President Obama on Rejecting Request to Return CIA Torture Report

01/28/2015

The new chairman of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, Richard Burr, requested that the executive branch return all copies of the CIA torture report to the committee. PHR and partner organizations sent this letter to President Obama urging him to reject Senator Burr’s request.

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Health Professionals at Guantanamo

Doing Harm: Health Professionals’ Central Role in the CIA Torture Program

12/16/2014

This analysis by PHR of the SSCI report’s executive summary builds on years of investigation and research documenting the systematic use of torture by the United States.

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Medical Equipment at Guantanamo

Fact Sheet: Rectal Hydration and Rectal Feeding

12/12/2014

In light of the release of the executive summary of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence (SSCI) report on CIA enhanced interrogation techniques - which stated that rectal hydration or feeding was inflicted on at least five detainees - PHR compiled this fact sheet on rectal hydration and rectal feeding.

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