Sudanese Doctors’ Involvement in a Punitive Amputation Causes Concern

Adam Mohammed Muthna was convicted of armed robbery in Sudan.  He was subsequently sentenced to having his right hand and left foot amputated.  Although the punishment had not been used in Sudan for 30 years, the amputation was carried out this February. Consequently, medical organizations and human rights groups are concerned about the involvement of Sudanese doctors in the procedure.   Read more here.

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