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Stop the Abuse of Immigrant Children in U.S. Custody

05/23/2018

PHR expresses concern over the ongoing abuse of unaccompanied immigrant children in the custody of U.S. Customs and Border Protection. New findings released today document systemic maltreatment of children entering the United States across its southern border.

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PHR Urges Respect for Children’s Rights as New Plans to Prosecute Undocumented Immigrants Are Announced

05/08/2018

PHR voices grave concern over an announcement today by U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions that the Justice Department will begin prosecuting everyone who crosses the southwest border into the United States and separating parents and children crossing the border – a policy change which characterizes those fleeing persecution as criminal offenders and parents bringing their children to safety as smugglers.

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PHR Statement on Veto of Syria Chemical Weapons Sanctions

02/28/2017

Physicians for Human Rights today condemns Russia’s veto of a UN Security Council resolution imposing sanctions against those parties responsible for the use of chemical weapons in Syria.

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President Obama Announces Immigration Plan

11/21/2014

President Barack Obama addressed the nation last night to announce plans to provide temporary relief from deportation for millions of immigrant families.

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On Human Rights Day, PHR Highlights Priorities for the Administration

12/10/2013

On Human Rights Day, PHR highlighted the need for the U.S. government to address several pressing issues in order to protect fundamental freedoms and promote the United States’ position as a beacon for human rights.

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