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Bahrain: Further information: Jailed activist gets further prison ...
20 June 2013

Bahraini activist Zainab Al-Khawaja was sentenced to a further three months' imprisonment on 22 May. She is a prisoner of conscience.

Urgent Action       MDE 11/020/2013

Bahrain: Further information: Jailed activists denied medical ...
14 June 2013

Hassan Mshaima' and Dr 'Abdel-Jalil al-Singace, two of the 13 jailed prominent Bahraini opposition activists, have been denied urgent medical treatment ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/019/2013

Cooperation with Special Procedures: Statement at the 23rd ...
4 June 2013

The Bahraini government's decision to again postpone the visit of the Special Rapporteur on Torture is a striking example of the lack of true government ...

Document       IOR 41/006/2013

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: 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

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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