Urgent Action update: Two men at risk of execution
On 6 May 2019, the Bahraini Court of Cassation upheld the convictions and death sentences of Ali Mohamed Hakeem al-Arab and Ahmed Issa Ahmed al-Malali. The two men were convicted of offences which include “forming and joining a ‘terrorist’ group”, following an unfair mass trial. Both men were tortured. The death sentences will now go to the King for ratification.
PLEASE NOTE THAT THE DEADLINE IS NOW EXTENDED TO 29 JULY 2019
Please write urgently in your own words or using the template letter included in English or Arabic to:
King of Bahrain
Sheikh Hamad bin 'Issa Al Khalifa
Office of His Majesty the King
P.O. Box 555
Rifa'a Palace, al-Manama, Bahrain
Fax: +973 1766 4587
Salutation: Your Highness
Also send copies to diplomatic representatives accredited to your country.
His Excellency Shaikh Fawaz bin Mohammed Al Khalifa, Embassy of the Kingdom of Bahrain, 30 Belgrave Square, London, SW1X 8QB, Tel: 0207 201 9170, Fax 020 7201 9183, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or through the online contact form at http://www.bahrainembassy.co.uk/
Please check with your section office if sending appeals after the above date.