SWEDHR ordförande svarar till Expressens ledare

[An ENGLISH version of this text is found in The Indicter Magazine] Ordföranden har ordet: Ledaren i Expressen 31 dec 2017 av Patrik Oksanen innehåller oriktiga uppgifter avseende Swedish Doctors for Human Rights (SWEDHR), och om mig personligen. SWEDHR har aldrig otvivelaktigt hävdat, som framförs i ledaren, att ”saringasattacken i april” i Syrien var ”oppositionens…

Statement by Swedish Professors and Doctors for Human Rights (SWEDHR) on slandering in Der Spiegel

By Professor Emeritus, Dr Med Marcello Ferrada de Noli, chairman. Professor Emeritus, Dr Med Anders Romelsjö, vice-chairman. Swedish Professors and Doctors for Human Rights, SWEDHR. “Der Spiegel” (spiegel.ge) article “Russia’s perfidious campaign against the truth” contains falsified accounts about our organization Swedish Professors and Doctors for Human Rights (SWEDHR). In this statement we demonstrate that…

UN ‘Joint Investigative Mechanism’ report on Khan Shaykhun proven inaccurate, politically biased

“The use of chemical weapons –an immoral and condemnable act anywhere, at any time, and under any circumstances.” ­–The Syrian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, 27 October 2017 Introduction Carl von Clausewitz (1780–1831) [1] meant that war is the continuation of politics by other means. Instead in this modern episode, politics acts as the continuation of…

Geneva Convention on war prisoners: No distinction between regular forces,“militias” or “voluntary” participants

By Prof. Marcello Ferrada de Noli, SWEDHR chair. Ukraine and the Democratic Republics of Donetsk and Luhansk should pursue a prompt solution for the prisoners exchange. From an international legislation perspective, the exchange of prisoners should not be viewed as an issue of war-behaviour primarily focused on the interests of the belligerent parties, but on…

SWEDHR Is An Independent Organization. Article in the Journal of the Swedish Medical Association

SWEDHR article published in ‘Läkartidningen’, Journal of the Swedish Medical Association, 9 June 2017 [English translation of submitted version. The Swedish version edited by Läkartidningen is found here]. SWEDHR is absolutely independent Sweden’s main newspaper Dagens Nyheter [DN] wrote on April 22, 2017, [1] that a report [2] from SWEDHR (Swedish Professors and Doctors for…

Statement by Swedish Professors & Doctors for Human Rights on misrepresentations referred in Veterans Today article on White Helmets

The site “Veterans Today” published an article with the title “Swedish Medical Associations Says White Helmets Murdered Kids for Fake Gas Attack Videos”. This formulation is utterly inaccurate and do not represent our position on the issue, neither what SWEDHR is as independent NGO organization of human rights, nor the conclusions reached by the doctors…