Bahrain (260)
Feb 6 2019 8:42am
Hakeem al-Araibi: Thai government 'shirking responsibility' by detaining footballer
Responding to the Thai government’s statement asking Bahrain and Austr...
Jan 28 2019 12:54pm
Bahrain: verdict against Sheikh Salman is 'another nail in the coffin' for free speech
‘The Bahraini authorities must quash Sheikh Ali Salman’s conviction’ -...
Jan 24 2019 11:38am
Urgent Action Outcome: Human rights defender loses final appeal
On 31 December 2018, Bahrain’s Court of Cassation upheld the five-year...
Jan 9 2019 3:49pm
Urgent Action: Deported Bahraini at risk of ill-treatment
On 20 October 2018, Ali Mohamed al-Showaikh was deported from the Neth...
Jan 3 2019 3:13pm
Urgent Action update: Expected verdict for human rights defender
On 31 December Bahrain’s Cassation Court was expected to issue its ver...
Dec 31 2018 10:46am
Bahrain: Five-year prison sentence for tweets is 'a travesty of justice'
Responding to the news that Bahrain’s Court of Cassation has upheld th...
Dec 13 2018 4:51pm
Urgent Action: Bahraini refugee risks deportation
Bahraini refugee Hakeem Ali al-Araibi is in imminent danger of deporta...
Nov 22 2018 11:45am
Urgent Action update: Life sentence for Bahraini opposition leader
On 4 November 2018, the Bahraini Appeal Court sentenced opposition lea...
Nov 21 2018 12:48pm
Urgent Action update: Death sentences quashed, retrial ordered
On 22 October 2018, Bahrain’s Cassation Court overturned the death sen...
Sep 28 2018 1:02pm
Bahrain: prisoners denied medical care despite serious illnesses - new investigation
In one appalling case, man with stage-three cancer sent back to prison...