Charity calls for the release of its kidnapped workerBMJ 2003; 326 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.326.7392.729/a (Published 05 April 2003) Cite this as: BMJ 2003;326:729
- Tony Sheldon
The international medical relief organisation Médecins Sans Frontiàres took its campaign to release kidnapped aid worker Arjan Erkel to Moscow this week. As the BMJ went to press, it was due to present an internet petition of 300000 signatures to the Russian president, Vladimir Putin.
The petition calls on the authorities in Russia and Daghestan (part of the Russian Federation) to do everything they can to ensure the safe release of …