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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Amnesty International | Bahrain must immediately release ...
18 September 2013

The arrest of the prominent opposition leader Khalil al-Marzouq in Bahrain last night is the authorities' latest move to tighten the noose on political ...

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Bahrain: Pregnant woman held without charge: Nadia 'Ali ...
17 September 2013

A 37-year-old pregnant woman, Nadia 'Ali Yousef Saleh, has been detained without charge or trial in Bahrain since 30 May 2013, and was reportedly ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/039/2013

Bahrain: Further information: Sayed Yousif Almuhafdah ...
13 September 2013

Bahraini human rights activist Sayed Yousif Almuhafdah was acquitted by an Appeal Court in Manama on 12 September 2013 of the charge of “spreading ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/037/2013

Bahrain: Further information: Juvenile released on bail in ...
13 September 2013

'Ali Hatem 'Ali Salman, a Bahraini boy aged 14, was released on bail on 10 September 2013. The Juvenile Prosecution is still investigating his case.

Urgent Action       MDE 11/038/2013

Bahrain: Child tortured in detention in Bahrain
6 September 2013

Bahraini boy aged 14, Ali Hatem Ali Salman, was arrested on 26 August 2013 and reportedly tortured and otherwise ill-treated during interrogation to ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/036/2013

Bahrain: Boy arrested, threatened, risks torture: Salman Mahdi ...
22 August 2013

A 13-year-old Bahraini boy, Salman Mahdi Salman, has been arrested and had his detention order renewed for seven days by the Public Prosecution ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/035/2013

Bahrain: Grand Prix Protestors tortured
21 August 2013

Nafeesa al-'Asfoor, a mother-of-two, was arrested along with Rayhana al-Mousawi on 20 April as they were peacefully protesting near the Formula ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/034/2013

Bahrain: Female activist detained: Seddiqa al-Basri
16 August 2013

Seddiqa al-Basri, a 27-year-old mother of two, has been detained since 14 August. Three other women and a girl were detained with her but released ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/033/2013

Bahraini activist arrested and charged: Mohammad Sanad al ...
13 August 2013

Bahraini banker Mohammad Sanad al-Makina was arrested on 9 August 2013 at Bahrain International Airport when leaving for a holiday with members ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/032/2013

Bahrain: Further information: Bahraini blogger and ...
9 August 2013

Bahraini blogger and translator Mohammad Hassan Sudayf and photographer Hussain Hubail have reportedly been tortured or otherwise ill-treated. ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/031/2013