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AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL FEATURE 17 April 2013. AI index: MDE 11/011/2013 Bahrain's dark side – Empty promises while ...
PressItem MDE 11/011/2013
AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. MEDIA ADVISORY. AI index: MDE 11/010/2013. 17 April 2013. BAHRAIN FACTFILE. At least 72 people have been killed ...
PressItem MDE 11/010/2013
A move by Bahrain's government to jail anyone found guilty of insulting the Gulf nation's King for up to five years is a new attempt to crush dissent before the ...
Two boys, Jehad Sadeq Aziz Salman and Ebrahim Ahmed Radi al-Moqdad were sentenced to 10 years imprisonment on 4 April 2013. Three male adults were also sentenced ...
Urgent Action MDE 11/009/2013
The verdict on the trial of two children and three male adults who participated in protests in Bahrain will be announced on 4 April 2013.
Urgent Action MDE 11/007/2013
Bahraini activist Zainab Al-Khawaja was sentenced to three months' imprisonment on 28 February for "insulting an officer" in a military hospital. She had been ...
Urgent Action MDE 11/006/2013
Two years after a popular uprising rocked Bahrain, prisoners of conscience remain behind bars and the rights to freedom of expression, association and assembly ...
Report MDE 11/005/2013
Prisoners of conscience remain behind bars and activists continue to be jailed just for expressing their views, two years on from Bahrain's 2011 protests.
Bahraini human rights activist Sayed Yousif Almuhafdah was released on bail on 17 January. His next trial hearing has been scheduled for 29 January.
Urgent Action MDE 11/004/2013
Bahraini human rights activist Sayed Yousif Almuhafdah was arrested on 17 December at a protest, and subsequently charged with “spreading false news with the intention ...
Urgent Action MDE 11/002/2013