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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

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

Bahrain: Open letter regarding the detention of Nabeel Rajab
9 October 2014

In this open letter, Amnesty International expresses grave concern about the detention of Nabeel Rajab, the well-known human rights defender, and ...

Open Letter       MDE 11/037/2014

Bahrain: Further information: Nabeel Rajab charged, risks ...
9 October 2014

Nabeel Rajab has been charged with “publicly insulting official institutions”. His detention has been extended and he will face trial on 19 October before ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/036/2014

Amnesty International | Bahrain must release activist charged ...
9 October 2014

The Bahraini authorities must immediately and unconditionally release human rights activist Nabeel Rajab, Amnesty International said today after he ...

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Bahrain: further information: Abdulhadi Al-Khawaja ends ...
8 October 2014

Prisoner of conscience Abdulhadi Al-Khawaja, one of the 13 jailed prominent opposition activists, ended his hunger strike on 23 September.

Urgent Action       MDE 11/035/2014

Bahrain: Death sentence for flare fatality
7 October 2014

A Bahraini man under sentence of death has lodged his final appeal and could be at risk of execution. He was sentenced to death in February 2014 ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/034/2014

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

The Bahraini authorities must immediately release a prominent human rights activist who has been detained for posting tweets deemed insulting to the ...

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Bahrain: human rights activist "offends" authorities
2 October 2014

Bahraini human rights activist Nabeel Rajab was arrested on 1 October. The Public Prosecution has ordered him to be detained for seven days, for further ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/033/2014

Bahrain: Release activist detained for 'insulting' government ...
2 October 2014

The Bahraini authorities must immediately release a prominent human rights activist who has been detained for posting tweets deemed insulting to the ...

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