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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Bahrain: In harm's way – Bahraini children jailed in adult ...
31 May 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. FEATURE. AI index: MDE 11/018/2013. 31 May 2013. In harm's way – Bahraini children jailed in adult prisons. ...

PressItem       MDE 11/018/2013

Bahrain: Further Information: Activist Naji Fateel jailed for six ...
30 May 2013

Bahraini human rights activist Naji Fateel was sentenced to six months' imprisonment on 22 May for “illegal gathering” in February 2012. He is a ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/017/2013

Bahrain: Five Bahraini men sentenced to jail for Tweets
16 May 2013

Five Bahraini men, including a lawyer, were sentenced to one year's imprisonment by the Manama Lower Criminal Court on 15 May for allegedly ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/016/2013

Bahrain must release twitter users jailed for allegedly insulting ...
16 May 2013

Five men in Bahrain have been sentenced to a year imprisonment for allegedly insulting the King of Bahrain in messages posted on Twitter.

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Bahrain: Prisoner of conscience's sentence upheld: Zainab Al ...
10 May 2013

Bahraini activist Zainab Al-Khawaja's sentence to three months' imprisonment for participating in an “illegal gathering” was upheld by the Appeal Court ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/015/2013

Bahrain: Further information: Activist prisoner of conscience ...
9 May 2013

Bahraini human rights activist Naji Fateel was tortured and otherwise ill-treated before he was transferred to Dry Dock Prison on 5 May 2013. He is a ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/014/2013

Bahrain: Human rights activist detained in Bahrain
3 May 2013

Bahraini human rights activist, Naji Fateel, was arrested on 2 May 2013 at his home by plain clothed police officers. His whereabouts are unknown. He ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/013/2013

Cancelled UN visit shows Bahrain 'not serious' about human ...
24 April 2013

Bahrain is clearly "not serious" about implementing human rights reforms, Amnesty International said after the Gulf kingdom cancelled a planned visit ...

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Amnesty International | Cancelled UN visit shows Bahrain 'not ...
24 April 2013

Bahrain is clearly "not serious" about implementing human rights reforms, Amnesty International said today after the Gulf kingdom cancelled a planned ...

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Bahrain: Further information: Demand medical care for ...
23 April 2013

Prominent Bahraini human rights activist and prisoner of conscience NabeeI Rajab is not receiving adequate medical care in detention for severe back ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/012/2013