Skip to Main Content
Printer Friendly Home > Press

Press Room

Tank at College of Health Sciences, Salmaniya Medical Complex, Bahrain

Militarization of Bahraini Health System Causes Widespread Fear and Avoidance of Treatment

05/21/2012

The ongoing militarization of Bahrain’s public health system has negatively impacted the country’s citizens especially the sick and wounded, says a new PHR report. According to the report, over the past 14 months, the Government of Bahrain has denied a large segment of the population safe access to impartial medical care, resulting in widespread fear among civilians seeking medical treatment.

Learn More »

A motorbike carries injured protestors to a medical center in Tahrir Square

Government of Egypt is Urged to Halt Attacks on Medical Establishments and Personnel

05/14/2012

In a letter to the Egyptian Ministers of Health, Defense and Interior, PHR called for the Egyptian government to immediately halt all attacks on medical establishments and personnel and to refrain from interfering with the right of the wounded to access medical care.

Learn More »

Bahrain puts doctors on trial

Global Post
05/11/2012

Bahrain’s prosecution of some of its leading medical professionals epitomizes a disturbing sectarian chasm that must be addressed and breached, says PHR's Richard Sollom in a Global Post Op-Ed.

Learn More »

Abdulhadi al-Khawaja

Retrial Ordered for 21 Defendants in Bahrain Including Hunger Striker Abdulhadi al-Khawaja

04/30/2012

Following news reports that leading Bahraini opposition activist Abdulhadi al-Khawaja will be granted a retrial along with 20 other activists, PHR called for a fair and open trial for all. A Bahraini appeals court today ordered the retrial of the 21 detainees to take place in a civil court.

Learn More »

In the News

Formula 1 Racers, and Protestors, Get Ready for Bahrain’s Big Day

Time
04/21/2012

Despite report from PHR, F1 race will continue as scheduled in Bahrain amid protests against human rights atrocities.

Learn More »

Items 91 - 95 of 210  Previous11121314151617181920Next

PHR News