Skip to Main Content
Printer Friendly Home > Press

Press Room

Physicians for Human Rights Criticizes Court Decision to Allow Force-Feeding


A federal court today declined to stop force-feeding of Guantánamo detainees, allowing the inhuman and degrading practice to continue.

Learn More »

PHR Submits Statement on Syria’s Refugee Crisis to Senate Committee


The United States should immediately convene a humanitarian summit with Russia and other nations in order to improve humanitarian aid in Syria; take steps to allow more Syrian refugees to resettle in the United States; and provide funding to address their health and other needs.

Learn More »

Bahraini Woman

On Human Rights Day, PHR Highlights Priorities for the Administration


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.

Learn More »

U.S. Official Misses Opportunity to Address Human Rights Issues in Bahrain


PHR today expressed concern that U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel failed to publicly prioritize human rights in Bahrain during a major event in the kingdom.

Learn More »

PHR Calls for Unfettered Access for Humanitarian Assistance in Syria


PHR is calling on the U.S. government to immediately enter into high-level negotiations with the Russian government to ensure unfettered access in Syria for the International Committee of the Red Cross and other U.N. and humanitarian organizations that urgently need to provide vital services and supplies.

Learn More »

Items 26 - 30 of 162  Previous12345678910Next

PHR News

Charity Navigator