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crackdown in Kashmir torture of detainees and assaults on the medical community. by Patricia Gossman

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Published by Physicians for Human Rights & Asia Watch, a Division of Human Rights Watch in Boston, Mass .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • India,
  • Jammu and Kashmir.

Subjects:

  • Torture -- India -- Jammu and Kashmir.,
  • Medical personnel -- Civil rights -- India -- Jammu and Kashmir.,
  • Human rights -- India -- Jammu and Kashmir.,
  • Combatants and noncombatants (International law)

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsIacopino, Vincent., Jones, Sidney, 1952-, Physicians for Human Rights., Asia Watch Committee (U.S.)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHV8599.I4 G67 1993
The Physical Object
Paginationi, 41, [13] p. :
Number of Pages41
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1522942M
ISBN 101879707144
LC Control Number93211360
OCLC/WorldCa28095634

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