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On August 30, the United Nations marked the first International Day of the Disappeared. BBC radio's World Service interviewed PHR's Stefan Schmitt about identifying victims of the Rwandan genocide.
Some US politicians are now calling for the White House to take action against Bahrain for its human rights violations. Al Jazeera's Kimberly Halkett reports from Washington D.C. PHR's Richard Sollom is interviewed.
PHR's Richard Sollom on CNN following PHR's report "Do No Harm: A Call for Bahrain to End Systematic Attacks on Doctors and Patients."
In October 2011, more than 120 representatives from Afghanistan's government and civil society joined members of the international community to discuss how Afghanistan can move from conflict to peace and stability. One of the first steps in the process of transitional justice involves using forensic science to create an accurate record of past atrocities.
In 2010, Physicians for Human Rights investigated alleged human rights violations in Burma's Chin State. Our report, "Life Under the Junta: Evidence of Crimes Against Humanity in Burma's Chin State", reveals extraordinary levels of state and military violence against civilian populations. PHR CEO Frank Donaghue discusses the report in this video.