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Human Rights in Kingdom of Bahrain

Amnesty International  Report 2013


The 2013 Annual Report on
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Bahrain: further information: Zainab al-Khawaja court session ...
22 August 2014

Bahraini activist Zainab Al-Khawaja was released on bail on 16 February and has had her trial postponed several times since. She is now due in court ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/022/2014

Bahrain: Further information: Mahdi Sahwan released
10 July 2014

Bahraini political activist Mahdi Sahwan was released on 8 July after serving a one-year prison sentence for “insulting” the King and “calling for and ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/020/2014

Bahrain: Doctor jailed for "insulting King": Dr Sa'eed Mothaher ...
9 July 2014

Dr Sa'eed Mothaher Habib al-Samahiji was arrested on 1 July to serve a one-year sentence for “insulting the King of Bahrain”. He is a prisoner of ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/019/2014

Bahrain: Further information: Opposition leader acquitted of ...
25 June 2014

Bahraini political opposition leader Khalil Al-Marzouq has been acquitted of charges of incitement to violence. Travel ban restrictions may still remain ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/018/2014

Bahrain: A message of thanks from newly released prisoner of ...
10 June 2014

Bahrain: A message of thanks from newly released prisoner of conscience, Nabeel Rajab 10 June 2014 by Kristin Hulaas Sunde. ...

Document       MDE 11/017/2014

Bahrain must ensure accountability for child killed during a ...
23 May 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL PUBLIC STATEMENT. 23 May 2014. Index: MDE 11/016/2014. Bahrain must ensure accountability ...

Public Statement       MDE 11/016/2014

Bahrain: Openness on human rights, but serious concerns ...
19 May 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL PUBLIC STATEMENT. 19 May 2014. Index: MDE 11/015/2014. Bahrain: openness on human ...

Public Statement       MDE 11/015/2014

Write for Rights 2013: Final report
7 May 2014

In December 2013, 12 cases of individuals and communities whose human rights have been violated were given huge international public attention ...

Report       ACT 30/006/2014

Bahrain: Threat of forcible exile and statelessness
25 April 2014

A number of Bahraini citizens, who had their nationality revoked in 2012, are now at risk of being forced to leave Bahrain. One of them was expelled ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/014/2014

Bahrain: Further information: Student protestor's trial resumes ...
10 April 2014

The trial of student Ahmad Mshaima' has resumed in Bahrain although his torture allegation is not known to have been investigated. He told the judge ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/013/2014