Physicians for Human Rights, USA (PHR-USA)
Médecins pour les droits de l'homme, USA
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1986. A mainly US body.
Apply the special skills of health professionals to stop torture, disappearances and political killings by governments and opposition groups; report on conditions and protection of detainees in prisons and refugee camps; investigate physical and psychological consequences of violations of humanitarian law and medical ethics in internal and international conflict; defend right of civilians and combatants to receive medical care during time of war; protect health professionals who are victims of human rights abuses; prevent physician complicity in torture and other human rights abuses.
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