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Bahrain: Social media activists risk torture in Bahrain
2 August 2013

Mohammad Hassan Sayef, a 26-year-old blogger and translator and Hussain Habib, a 23-year-old cameraman, were arrested separately on 31 July ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/028/2013

Bahrain: New anti-terrorism powers would pose further risk to ...
31 July 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: MDE 11/026/2013. 31 July 2013. BAHRAIN: NEW ANTI-TERRORISM ...

Public Statement       MDE 11/026/2013

Bahrain: Appeal for action update: Prosecution of 20 health ...
29 July 2013

Two health professionals Dr 'Ali 'Issa Mansoor al-'Ekri and Ebrahim 'Abdullah Ebrahim al-Dumestani have been in detention since early October 2012 ...

Medical Action       MDE 11/024/2013

Bahrain: Further information: Bahraini prisoner denied ...
29 July 2013

Hassan Mshaima', one of the 13 jailed prominent Bahraini opposition activists, told his family that he has been denied urgent medical treatment. He is ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/025/2013

Bahrain: Still no justice for torture
25 July 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. Public Statement. Date: 25 July 2013. AI Index: MDE 11/023/2013. Bahrain: Still no justice for torture. ...

Public Statement       MDE 11/023/2013

Bahrain: Further information: Release of prisoner of ...
4 July 2013

Mahdi 'Issa Mahdi Abu Deeb the former president of the Bahrain Teachers' Association (BTA) had his request for temporary release rejected by the Court ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/021/2013

Bahrain: Further information: Lawyer's prison sentence for ...
4 July 2013

Bahraini lawyer, Mahdi al-Basri, had his one-year prison sentence upheld by the High Criminal Court of Appeal on 3 July, for allegedly insulting the King ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/022/2013

Amnesty International | Bahrain must release teacher activist
1 July 2013

The Bahraini Cassation Court's decision to uphold the convictions against two leaders of the Teachers Association is a charade and yet another example ...

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Amnesty International | EU must pressure Bahrain to free ...
1 July 2013

Today EU and Gulf states officials are convening in Bahrain for their annual ministerial meeting just a few kilometres away from the jail where prisoners ...

Press Release      

Bahrain: Further information: Jailed activist gets further prison ...
20 June 2013

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