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Concern for Life of Akram Rikhawi - 85th day Hunger Strike

Friday, 6 July 2012, 10:46 am | Physicians For Human Rights In Israel

Concern mounts for the life of Akram Rikhawi on his 85th day of hunger strike More >>

Palestinian Prisoners: 6 Human Rights Organisataions Update

Thursday, 28 June 2012, 9:41 am | Physicians For Human Rights In Israel

Physicians for Human Rights ]Israel (PHR-Israel), Adalah – The Legal Centre for Arab Minority Rights in Israel. the Public Committee Against Torture in Israel (PCATI), Addameer (West Bank), Al Haq (West Bank) and Al Mezan Centre for Human Rights (Gaza) More >>

PHR-I and Al Mezan Centre: New Publication “On Torture”

Wednesday, 27 June 2012, 2:41 pm | Physicians For Human Rights In Israel

Adalah, Physicians for Human Rights-Israel and Al Mezan Centre for Human Rights Announce New Publication “On Torture” More >>

New report from Physicians for Human Rights and Gisha

Thursday, 14 June 2012, 10:29 am | Physicians For Human Rights In Israel

Physicians for Human Rights-Israel is pleased to present a new report, "Realizing Potential: Prospects for the Development of the Palestinian Health System and Economy in the Gaza Strip," written jointly with Gisha - Legal Center for Freedom of Movement. More >>

Long Term Hunger Strikers Will Need to be Re-fed

Sunday, 20 May 2012, 2:40 pm | Physicians For Human Rights In Israel

PHR Israel warns that long-term hunger strikers will need to be re-fed under strict hospital supervision to avoid life endangering complications. More >>

Letter To Netanyahu: Hunger Strikers Must Be Transferred

Monday, 14 May 2012, 2:12 pm | Physicians For Human Rights In Israel

Letter To Netanyahu From PHR-IL: Hunger Strikers Fasting For Over 40 Days Must Be Transferred From Israel Prison Service (IPS) Clinics To Hospitals. More >>

On His 72 Of Hunger Strike, Bilaldiab Transferred to Prison

Thursday, 10 May 2012, 10:52 am | Physicians For Human Rights In Israel

Breaking: On His 72 Of Hunger Strike, Bilaldiab Has Been Transferred From 'Assaf-Harofe' Hospital To Prison 09/05/12 More >>

PHR-I Establishes Situation Room on Mass Hunger Strike

Wednesday, 9 May 2012, 9:51 am | Physicians For Human Rights In Israel

8/5/12 Physicians for Human Rights-Israel Establishes A Situation Room on the Issue of the Mass Hunger Strike by Palestinian Prisoners and Detainees held in Prisons inside Israel More >>

Israel-Gaza Update: Lull In Gaza? Not For The Sick

Monday, 7 July 2008, 6:48 am | Physicians For Human Rights In Israel

Added to the impediments imposed by the GSS on people seeking to leave Gaza for medical treatment, patients are suffering increasing bureaucratic difficulties caused by the army, which prevent them from realizing their right to health. More >>

Israel's Ethnic Discrimination Results In Death

Friday, 11 April 2008, 11:44 am | Physicians For Human Rights In Israel

Four years ago, Abu Ashiba contracted chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, a serious chronic lung disease. Since then he was ventilated from an oxygen cylinder all day long. In September 2006 his condition deteriorated significantly and he was hospitalized. More >>

PHR-Israel Report: 2007: Challenges & Achievements

Monday, 7 April 2008, 8:40 am | Physicians For Human Rights In Israel

Throughout 2007, we struggled against the exclusion policies issued by the State of Israel against all the populations under its control: the Palestinians in the Occupied Territories, migrants, refugees and statusless people. More >>

Migrant & Undocumented People Dept Update 31.3.08

Wednesday, 2 April 2008, 10:55 am | Physicians For Human Rights In Israel

In an unusual move, PHR-Israel announced that it was transferring the responsibility for providing medical treatment for asylum seekers and refugees to the Israeli Ministry of Health, and closed its Open Clinic. More >>

Gaza: Four Deaths, Whose Security?

Wednesday, 12 March 2008, 10:28 am | Physicians For Human Rights In Israel

Physicians for Human Rights-Israel has therefore chosen to tell the stories of the deaths of three women and one baby girl, as told by their families. The stories give a small glimpse of the Kafkaesque process. More >>

Gaza: Health System On Brink Of Collapse

Monday, 3 March 2008, 10:50 am | Physicians For Human Rights In Israel

Following a weekend of continuous airstrikes, shellings and limited land strikes, hospitals in Gaza are now finding it almost impossible to function due to massive overload of injured people continuing to arrive for admission . More >>

Awaiting Death: Story Of K Vs. Israeli High Court

Thursday, 28 February 2008, 8:41 am | Physicians For Human Rights In Israel

K.AD, a 33-year-old woman from Gaza, was diagnosed with cancer (Hodgkin's lymphoma) in 2006. She underwent chemotherapy, radiotherapy and a bone marrow transplant in Egypt before the Rafah Crossing into Egypt was closed in June 2007. More >>

PHR-Israel & Convoy Of Medical Supplies Enter Gaza

Friday, 11 January 2008, 11:19 am | Physicians For Human Rights In Israel

PHR-Israel delegation and emergency convoy of medical supplies enter Gaza, while Israeli High Court of Justice denies 8 life-threatening cases access to medical care. More >>

PHR-Israel: Call to Paris Conference Attendees

Friday, 14 December 2007, 12:12 am | Physicians For Human Rights In Israel

On Dec 17th, the donor countries convene with the aim to provide financial and political support to the Palestinian Authority. This support should enable the Palestinian Authority to develop the capacities to build a viable State. More >>

Palestinian Prisoner Denied Access To Care -- PHR

Tuesday, 11 December 2007, 10:02 am | Physicians For Human Rights In Israel

It is important to note that court discussions regarding the transplant resulted in a five-year delay of the transplant. This has certainly decreased Tamimi's life expectancy and harmed his quality of life. More >>

Urgent Update: Erez Crossing Closed To Patients

Friday, 21 September 2007, 11:29 am | Physicians For Human Rights In Israel

According to information received by Physicians for Human Rights-Israel (PHR-Israel), Israeli military authorities at Erez Crossing have closed the passage to all but the most "severe and urgent cases". At least 87 patients have been denied passage. More >>

Israeli Policies in Gaza: Medical-Ethical Position

Wednesday, 22 August 2007, 11:50 am | Physicians For Human Rights In Israel

On the 13th of August the Executive Director of Physicians for Human Rights-Israel (PHR-Israel), Ms. Hadas Ziv, sent the attached ethical position paper to the Israeli Minister of Defense, the Minister of Health, and the Chair of the Israeli Medical ... More >>

 

 

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