Syrian doctor expelled from Hungary for allegedly supporting HamasBMJ 2003; 326 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.326.7397.1002/b (Published 10 May 2003) Cite this as: BMJ 2003;326:1002
- Carl Kovac
A Syrian doctor was summarily expelled from Hungary late last month after the National Security Office said that he had illegally made a contribution to the Palestinian terrorist group Hamas.
The Hungarian Helsinki Committee, a member of the International Helsinki Federation for Human Rights, plans to contest the expulsion, contending that Dr Kinan Haddad, 31, a surgeon on the staff at the Pécs Medical University Clinic, was not afforded due process of law and that the action was taken without a proper investigation.
Mr Ferenc Kôszeg, executive director …