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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Amnesty International | Bahrain: Halt deportation of individuals ...
28 October 2014

A decision by a court in Bahrain today to deport 10 people who have been stripped of their Bahraini nationality must be quashed, said Amnesty ...

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Bahrain: Halt deportation of individuals arbitrarily stripped of ...
28 October 2014

A decision by a court in Bahrain today to deport 10 people who have been stripped of their Bahraini nationality must be quashed, said Amnesty ...

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Bahrain: Release activist facing three years in jail for 'insulting' ...
27 October 2014

Bahrain's authorities must immediately release Nabeel Rajab, a prominent human rights activist who has been detained over tweets he posted that were ...

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Amnesty International | Bahrain: Release activist facing three ...
27 October 2014

Bahrain's authorities must immediately release Nabeel Rajab, a prominent human rights activist who has been detained over tweets he posted that were ...

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Bahrain: Further information: Activist sentenced for comments ...
23 October 2014

Bahraini activist Nader Abdulemam has been sentenced to six months in prison for “insulting” a figure of worship. Amnesty International believes he ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/041/2014

Bahrain: further information: Maryam Al-Khawaja leaves ...
17 October 2014

Bahraini human rights activist Maryam Al-Khawaja's travel ban has been lifted, and she has left Bahrain. The charges against her have not been dropped ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/040/2014

Bahrain: Release activist detained for ripping up photo of King ...
15 October 2014

A human rights activist detained for “insulting” Bahrain's King after she tore up a photograph of the monarch in court yesterday is a prisoner of conscience ...

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Bahrain: Activist arrested in court: Zainab Al-Khawaja
15 October 2014

Bahraini activist Zainab Al-Khawaja was arrested on 14 October 2014 after she tore up a picture of the King in court where she was appearing on two ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/039/2014

Amnesty International | Bahrain: Release activist detained for ...
15 October 2014

A human rights activist detained for “insulting” Bahrain's King after she tore up a photograph of the monarch in court yesterday is a prisoner of conscience ...

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Bahrain: Further information: Hussain Hubail's appeal rejected
13 October 2014

Photographer Hussain Hubail's appeal against his five-year sentence has been rejected by the High Criminal Court of Appeal. He was sentenced on ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/038/2014