PHR says arbitrary case against Dr. Şebnem Korur Fincancı must be dropped.
Dr. Homer Venters, an international leader in promoting health and human dignity, has joined Physicians for Human Rights (PHR) as the organization’s director of programs and a member of PHR’s executive management team. Charged with overseeing PHR’s research, investigations, and training work, Dr. Venters arrives at PHR with decades of experience as a physician, epidemiologist, and human rights activist.
A court in the southeastern Turkish city of Şırnak has ordered the continued arbitrary detention of Dr. Serdar Küni, a member of the Human Rights Foundation of Turkey and former president of the Şırnak medical chamber, this week extending his five-month confinement by at least another month.
New PHR report shows Syrian government has created illusion of cooperation while ensuring the suffering of civilians
PHR condemns President Trump’s revised executive order on immigration, in particular its 120-day suspension of new refugee admissions.