Today, PHR condemns the apparent chemical weapon attack in the opposition-held town of Khan Sheikhoun in Syria’s Idlib governorate, as well as a suspected strike on the town’s medical facility, which was treating victims of the chemical attack.
During past week, Physicians for Human Rights has documented two strikes on medical facilities in Syria’s Hama governorate
Physicians for Human Rights says Syrian government forcing civilians to choose: surrender or starve
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.