When Force-Feeding Is Torture
The NationMar 7, 2023
Matthew Wynia, MD, MPH, Director of the Center for Bioethics and Humanities and Advisor to Physicians for Human Rights says there is no doubt that the Bureau of Prisons violated medical ethics and international law in providing forced medical treatment to Salameh. The force-feeding was conducted in a manner far outside of medical norms, causing significant discomfort to Salameh and potentially endangering his life. The full story is behind a paywall - video and descriptions are extremely graphic, please approach with care.