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#Bahraini Doctors: 15 Year Prison Terms For Treating Protesters | Care2 Causes via @addthis

#Bahraini Doctors: 15 Year Prison Terms For Treating Protesters | Care2 Causes via @addthis

A special tribunal has sentenced 13 Bahraini doctors and nurses who treated anti-government protesters to 15 year prison terms for crimes against the state. Seven medical workers at the Salmaniya Medical Complex, Bahrain’s largest public hospital, were given sentences of 5 to 10 years. Human rights groups immediately condemned the sentences. Said Hans Hogrefe, the chief policy officer of Physicians for Human Rights , an advocacy group in Cambridge, Massachusetts, in a statement : “These are medical professionals who were treating patients during a period of civil unrest, as their ethical duty requires them to do. To imprison them as part of a political struggle is unconscionable.” The doctors and other medical personnel are accused of “forcefully occupying Salmaniya Medical Centre… possessing unlicensed arms (AK-47s) and knives, incitement to overthrow the regime, seizing ...

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