Kyrgyzstan: TB Behind Bars by William Daniels

Share
twitterlinkedinfacebook
Image 1 of 21
Next >
WDA00865KYR.jpg
A detainee sentenced to life, who has MDR TB (multi-drug-resistant tuberculosis), stands in his cell at Specialised Prison Colony 27 in Bishkek. Kyrgyzstan's prisons are experiencing a TB epidemic, where the incidence rate is estimated at 25 times higher than in civil society.