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Interview with Wael Dawabsheh: “Israel, you will be punished for your use of torture against us”

 24th July 2013 | International Solidarity Movement, Team Nablus | Duma, Occupied Palestine The International Solidarity Movement had a conversation with Wael Dawabsheh, a clinical psychologist with the Torture Rehabilitation Centre in the West Bank. He told us about his work with torture victims. Wael Dawabsheh, clinical psychologist for the TRC International Solidarity Movement (ISM): […]

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#GazaUnderAttack | Physicians for Human Rights-Israel: Refrain from Gaza attack

Maan News Agency | Nov 15, 2012 BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — Physicians for Human Rights-Israel said Wednesday that attacks on the Gaza Strip would fail and urged the Israeli government to rethink the campaign it started by assassinating Hamas military commander Ahmad al-Jaabari. “Violence has failed previously and will fail again, as well as continue to […]

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Israeli Intelligence Escalates Blackmail and Detention of Palestinian Patients

Kawther Salam | July 29, 2012 Physicians for Human Rights – Israel – The Israeli intelligence are continuing their policy of blackmailing patients and using the Gaza Strip’s border crossings, over which they exercise absolute control, to arrest Palestinians compelled by humanitarian needs to travel through them. Hence on Sunday, 15 July 2012, the Israeli […]

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#PalHunger | Palestinian Prisoners: 6 Human Rights Organisations Update

Qassam Website 28-06-2012,10:26 Press Release – 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) 26 June 2012, International Day Against Torture Update on […]

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PRESS RELEASE | Addameer and PHR-Israel Cannot Yet Confirm That Hana Shalabi Has Ended Her Hunger Strike (updated)

Addameer | March 29, 2012 Joint Press Release, Addameer Prisoner Support and Human Rights Association and Physicians for Human Rights-Israel Ramallah-Jaffa, 29 March 2012− In response to this evening’s reports in the media that Hana Shalabi has ended her hunger strike on its 43rd day and agreed to a deal in which she will be […]

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Press Release | Physicians for Human Rights – Israel concerning #HanaShalabi

19 March 2012 Press Release | Physicians for Human Rights -Israel On the 33rd day of her hunger strike, administrative detainee Hana Shalabi is in danger of imminent death. An independent physician from Physicians for Human Rights – Israel (PHR-Israel) examined her today and determined that she must be hospitalized immediately Physicians for Human Rights: […]

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Israel refuses to allow doctors to examine Shalabi

[ PIC 04/03/2012 – 10:10 AM ] JENIN, (PIC)– The Israeli occupation authority (IOA) has refused on Saturday to allow a medical team to check on the health condition of hunger striker Hana’a Shalabi. The Palestinian prisoner’s committee said in a press release on Sunday that the team grouped local and international doctors and was […]

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Israeli human rights group Physicians for Human Rights-Israel calls for civil disobedience in face of anti-boycott bill

Physicians for Human Rights Israel | July 19, 2011 Passed by the Knesset on July 11, 2011, the “Bill to Prevent Harm to the State of Israel by Means of Boycott” constitutes a harmful blow to egalitarianism, free speech, and the right to organize, and seeks to de-legitimize non-violent protest. Boycotting is a legitimate act […]

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Doctors threaten to resign over PA inaction

Maan News Agency | June 3, 2011 RAMALLAH (Ma’an) — The doctors’ union has threatened to submit mass resignations in response to a decision by the Palestinian government in Ramallah to refer an ongoing strike in the medical sector to court. Jawad Awad, head of the union, said “the decision taken by the government to […]

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Arab Physicians Association sends tons of medical aid to the Gaza Strip

[ 14/01/2011 – 09:51 AM ]   CAIRO, (PIC)– A shipment of medical aid, supplied by the relief committee of the Arab Physicians Association, has arrived at the northern Sinai governorate  and arrangements are being made for the shipment to be transported into the Gaza Strip. Major General Osama al-Serjani, assistant secretary of the northern […]

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