Southeastern Turkey: Health Care Under Siege


phr-enThis report is based on research conducted by Christine Mehta, researcher at Physicians for Human Rights (PHR), and Önder Özkalipci, MD, forensic medical expert advisor to PHR during a two-week investigation in Turkey (April 25 – May 10, 2016). In May 2016, Physicians for Human Rights (PHR) sent a team of investigators to southeastern Turkey to investigate alleged human rights abuses against the largely Kurdish population. This research provides the basis for the following report.