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Authorities urged to release 13 opposition activists serving prison sentences on charges relating to their participation in pro-reform protests.
Two men and two boys under the age of 18 are currently held in a prison in Bahrain after they participated in a protest. None had access to family members until ...
Urgent Action MDE 11/049/2012
The final verdict in the trial of 13 opposition activists will be announced on 14 August. Defence witnesses have not had the chance to give their statements yet ...
Urgent Action MDE 11/048/2012
Bahraini activist Zainab Al-Khawaja was arrested on 2 August 2012 and has been charged for allegedly tearing up a picture of Bahrain's King. Her detention was extended ...
Urgent Action MDE 11/047/2012
AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL PUBLIC STATEMENT. 02 August 2012. Index: MDE 11/046/2012. Amnesty International Tunisia holds a conference ...
Public Statement MDE 11/046/2012
Bahrain's Court of Cassation announced on 30 July that it would deliver its decision in the case of the medics who have challenged a Court of Appeals ruling on ...
Urgent Action MDE 11/045/2012
Amnesty International urges Bahrain to release all prisoners of conscience ahead of appeals in prominent cases.
The Bahraini authorities must allow people to exercise peacefully their right to freedom of expression, association and assembly, Amnesty International said after ...
Authorities urged to allow people to exercise their right to freedom of expression after an opposition group rally is banned.
Prominent human rights activist and prisoner of conscience Nabeel Rajab receives three-month prison sentence on charges of libel.