The 2013 Annual Report on
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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
Hassan Mshaima' and Dr 'Abdel-Jalil al-Singace, two of the 13 jailed prominent Bahraini opposition activists, have been denied urgent medical treatment. They are ...
Urgent Action MDE 11/019/2013
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
Bahraini human rights activist Naji Fateel was sentenced to six months' imprisonment on 22 May for “illegal gathering” in February 2012. He is a prisoner of conscience ...
Urgent Action MDE 11/017/2013
Five men in Bahrain have been sentenced to a year imprisonment for allegedly insulting the King of Bahrain in messages posted on Twitter.
Five Bahraini men, including a lawyer, were sentenced to one year's imprisonment by the Manama Lower Criminal Court on 15 May for allegedly insulting the King of ...
Urgent Action MDE 11/016/2013
Bahraini activist Zainab Al-Khawaja's sentence to three months' imprisonment for participating in an “illegal gathering” was upheld by the Appeal Court on 9 May ...
Urgent Action MDE 11/015/2013
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 prisoner of ...
Urgent Action MDE 11/014/2013
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 is a prisoner ...
Urgent Action MDE 11/013/2013