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Human Rights in Reino de Bahréin

Amnesty International  Report 2013


The 2013 Annual Report on
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Bahrain: Further Information: Sentence against women ...
12 September 2014

The five-year sentence handed down to two women protesters for attempting to enter the Formula 1 circuit during a protest at the 2013 Bahrain Grand ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/028/2014

Bahrain: Trials on revocation of nationality must stop
10 September 2014

Amnesty International is seriously concerned about ongoing trial proceedings against a group of people whose nationality was arbitrarily revoked in ...

Public Statement       MDE 11/027/2014

Bahrain: Further information: Maryam Al-Khawaja's detention ...
9 September 2014

Maryam Al-Khawaja's detention order has been extended until 16 September. She is a prisoner of conscience, held in connection with her human rights ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/026/2014

Bahrain: Female human rights activist detained: Maryam Al ...
5 September 2014

Maryam Al-Khawaja, co-director of the Gulf Center for Human Rights and daughter of prisoner of conscience Abdulhadi Al-Khawaja was arrested on ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/025/2014

Bahrain: Deep concern about arrest of Bahraini female human ...
2 September 2014

Amnesty International is deeply concerned about the detention of prominent human rights activist, Maryam Al-Khawaja, in Bahrain. The organization ...

Public Statement       MDE 11/024/2014

Bahrain: Further information: Opposition activist on hunger ...
29 August 2014

Prisoner of conscience Abdulhadi Al-Khawaja, one of the 13 jailed prominent Bahraini opposition activists, went on hunger strike on 25 August in protest ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/023/2014

Bahrain: further information: Zainab al-Khawaja court session ...
22 August 2014

Bahraini activist Zainab Al-Khawaja was released on bail on 16 February and has had her trial postponed several times since. She is now due in court ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/022/2014

Bahrain: Further information: Mahdi Sahwan released
10 July 2014

Bahraini political activist Mahdi Sahwan was released on 8 July after serving a one-year prison sentence for “insulting” the King and “calling for and ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/020/2014

Bahrain: Doctor jailed for "insulting King": Dr Sa'eed Mothaher ...
9 July 2014

Dr Sa'eed Mothaher Habib al-Samahiji was arrested on 1 July to serve a one-year sentence for “insulting the King of Bahrain”. He is a prisoner of ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/019/2014

Bahrain: Further information: Opposition leader acquitted of ...
25 June 2014

Bahraini political opposition leader Khalil Al-Marzouq has been acquitted of charges of incitement to violence. Travel ban restrictions may still remain ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/018/2014