Skip to Main Content
Printer Friendly Home > Press

Press Room

Government Forces in Madaya

Despite Aid Deliveries, Besieged Syrians in Madaya Starving to Death

07/12/2016

Civilians in Syria’s besieged town of Madaya are dying from malnutrition, starvation, and other preventable diseases, according to a new report published by PHR and the Syrian American Medical Society.

Learn More »

Al-Bayan Clinic in Syria

Deadly Aleppo Airstrikes Damage Two Syrian Hospitals

06/08/2016

Airstrikes in Syria damaged two hospitals in opposition-controlled areas of Aleppo today, killing and wounding dozens. Working with information from its partners on the ground, PHR says both facilities are now out of service.

Learn More »

In Conflict Zones Worldwide, Medical Facilities and Personnel in 19 Countries Are Under Relentless Attack

05/23/2016

In conflict zones around the world, health care workers and facilities are under relentless attack, according to a new report “No Protection, No Respect” from the Safeguarding Health in Conflict Coalition.

Learn More »

UN Security Council

UN Security Council Calls for End to Attacks on Doctors, Hospitals

05/03/2016

The United Nations Security Council today unanimously adopted a resolution calling for an end to attacks on health care workers and facilities.PHR, which advocates for the protection of medical facilities and health workers worldwide, welcomes today’s vote, reaffirming that deliberately attacking hospitals and doctors is a war crime.

Learn More »

Hospital in Aleppo

Airstrike on Syrian Hospital Kills Dozens, Including Patients and Doctors

04/28/2016

An overnight airstrike on a Syrian hospital in Aleppo killed dozens of civilians, patients, and doctors, including one of the last pediatricians working in the area. PHR is appalled by such a brazen attack on health care workers, patients, and facilities.

Learn More »

Items 6 - 10 of 50  Previous12345678910Next

PHR News