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Human Rights in Kingdom of Bahrain

Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Fears of renewed government crackdown ahead of Bahrain ...
1 April 2014

As the eyes of the sporting world turn to Bahrain's Formula One Grand Prix this weekend, Amnesty International urges the country's authorities not to ...

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Bahrain: Trial proceeds despite torture allegations
27 March 2014

The trial of two women protesters for attempting to enter the Formula 1 circuit during a protest at the Bahrain Grand Prix last year resumed on 25 March ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/012/2014

Bahrain: Further information: verdict in Hussain Hubail's trial ...
14 March 2014

Photographer Hussain Hubail is about to receive his verdict. He is on trial together with eight other men on charges arising from their exercise of their ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/011/2014

Wire, March/April 2014. Vol. 44, issue 002
6 March 2014

1) The Agenda 2) Up front: Protecting people in a human rights crisis 3) My Body My Rights My Future 4) Who controls your body? 5) Nepal: Removing ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/002/2014

Bahrain must not use killing of policemen to clamp down on ...
5 March 2014

Amnesty International calls on the Bahraini authorities to ensure those arrested following a blast that killed three policemen on Monday are not at risk ...

Public Statement       MDE 11/010/2014

Bahrain: Further Information: Ahmed al-Arab now needs ...
20 February 2014

Ahmed Mohammad Saleh al-Arab now requires urgent medical attention for injuries he says he sustained during torture at the National Security Agency ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/009/2014

Bahrain: Outspoken activist fears re-arrest days after her ...
18 February 2014

A Bahraini activist recently released from prison has told Amnesty International she fears she may be rearrested when she attends court this week to ...

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Bahrain: Man held incommunicado at risk of torture: Ahmed ...
4 February 2014

Ahmed Mohammad Saleh al-Arab continues to be denied family visits after 27 days of detention. There are fears the authorities are hiding that he has ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/008/2014

Bahrain: Further information: Woman activist sentenced again ...
31 January 2014

Bahraini activist Zainab Al-Khawaja was sentenced to a further four months in prison by a Criminal Court in relation to two new cases brought against ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/007/2014

Bahrain: Further information: two Bahraini boys released
28 January 2014

Bahrain's Juvenile Court ordered the release of Jehad Nabeel al-Samee' and 'Abdullah Yousif al-Bahrani on 27 January, but they will remain under ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/006/2014