Skip to Main Content
Printer Friendly Home > Library > Statements

Policy Statements

Navy-Doctor-Restrain-Chair

PHR Urges Trump to Reject Torture

01/27/2017

PHR joins human rights groups in urging U.S. President Donald Trump to refrain from any executive action that would revive the use of torture or any other abusive interrogation or detention techniques.

Learn More »

PHR Supports Aleppo Doctors’ Plea for Safe Evacuation of Civilians

12/13/2016

As Syrian government forces and their allied militias close in on eastern Aleppo city, PHR supports the lifesaving appeal by Syrian relief and medical organizations on the ground inside the besieged city.

Learn More »

Physicians for Human Rights Statement on Attacks in Beirut, Paris, and the Sinai

11/16/2015

The attacks of the last few days in Beirut and Paris that have killed and injured hundreds of people, and the earlier shooting down of a Russian passenger airplane leaving Egypt, were depraved acts of inhumanity Physicians for Human Rights (PHR) said today.

Learn More »

Hossam Bahgat Released

11/10/2015

PHR welcomes the release of journalist Hossam Bahgat, and called on Egyptian authorities to release other civilians unlawfully detained for exercising their rights.

Learn More »

Rape Survivor in the DRC

Banning of Film in DRC Represents Attempt to Silence Survivors of Sexual Violence

09/04/2015

PHR strongly condemns a decision by the government of the DRC to ban a film on sexual violence in the country in an attempt to cover up this pervasive issue.

Learn More »

Items 1 - 5 of 60  12345678910Next

PHR Library