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Human Rights in Kingdom of Bahrain

Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Bahrain: further information: Ahmed al-Arab sentenced to life ...
29 September 2014

Ahmed Mohammad Saleh al-Arab has been sentenced to life imprisonment. After an unfair trial he was convicted of attempted murder and possession ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/032/2014

Bahrain: activist on trial for "insulting" Islamic figure: Nader ...
24 September 2014

Bahraini activist Nader Abdulemam is being tried for “insulting” a figure of worship. Amnesty International believes he is being targeted for exercising ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/031/2014

Bahrain's UPR Interim Report shows more work needs to be ...
23 September 2014

Amnesty International welcomes the Bahraini government's publication of its Interim Report on the implementation of the recommendations made during ...

Public Statement       MDE 11/030/2014

Bahrain: further information: Maryam Al-Khawaja free on bail ...
19 September 2014

Maryam Al-Khawaja was released on bail on 18 September. Her trial before the High Criminal Court has been scheduled for 1 October on a charge of ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/029/2014

Bahrain: Further Information: Sentence against women ...
12 September 2014

The five-year sentence handed down to two women protesters for attempting to enter the Formula 1 circuit during a protest at the 2013 Bahrain Grand ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/028/2014

Bahrain: Trials on revocation of nationality must stop
10 September 2014

Amnesty International is seriously concerned about ongoing trial proceedings against a group of people whose nationality was arbitrarily revoked in ...

Public Statement       MDE 11/027/2014

Bahrain: Further information: Maryam Al-Khawaja's detention ...
9 September 2014

Maryam Al-Khawaja's detention order has been extended until 16 September. She is a prisoner of conscience, held in connection with her human rights ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/026/2014

Bahrain: Female human rights activist detained: Maryam Al ...
5 September 2014

Maryam Al-Khawaja, co-director of the Gulf Center for Human Rights and daughter of prisoner of conscience Abdulhadi Al-Khawaja was arrested on ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/025/2014

Bahrain: Deep concern about arrest of Bahraini female human ...
2 September 2014

Amnesty International is deeply concerned about the detention of prominent human rights activist, Maryam Al-Khawaja, in Bahrain. The organization ...

Public Statement       MDE 11/024/2014

Bahrain: Further information: Opposition activist on hunger ...
29 August 2014

Prisoner of conscience Abdulhadi Al-Khawaja, one of the 13 jailed prominent Bahraini opposition activists, went on hunger strike on 25 August in protest ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/023/2014