Attack on Protesters Feb 2011

31 Aug, 2011

Amnesty International: Teenage activist killed in Bahrain protest

31 August 2011 A 14-year-old boy was killed during a peaceful demonstration in Bahrain’s central town of Sitra today, where dozens of demonstrators took part in anti-...

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28 Aug, 2011

One of the most widespread protests in months, Bahrain buying weapons from Russia and other updates

27 August 2011 On night of 26/27 August, the security forces have heavily attacked numerous areas in Bahrain where there were protests, starting with the weekly "rally for...

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27 Aug, 2011

HRF: Kansas City Mayor Urged to Revoke Medal from Bahraini King

August 18, 2011 Washington, D.C. – Human Rights First is urging Mayor James of Kansas City, Missouri, to request the return of the Kansas Medal of Freedom from Bahrain’s...

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20 Aug, 2011

VOA: Pakistani Veterans Beef Up Bahrain Security Forces

A protester waves the Bahraini flag as anti-riot police storm Duraz village, north of the capital Manama, Bahrain, as anti-riot police move in [EPA Photo] 18 Aug 2011 Gary...

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12 Aug, 2011

The New York Times: What Happened to My Bahrain Friend

By Nicholas Kristof 9 August 2011 I wrote recently about an old friend, Hasan al-Sahaf, a Bahraini artist who had been imprisoned –nominally for economic offenses, but...

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10 Aug, 2011

The Bahrain Independent Commission of Inquiry Statement

10th Aug 2011 In view of the fact that certain statements made by chairman of the Bahrain Independent Commission of Inquiry (“BICI”) have been interpreted as prejudging the...

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10 Aug, 2011

Reply of the Head of the Bahraini Independent Commission of Inquiry (BICI) to the BCHR Open Letter

August 9, 2011 Mr. Nabeel Rajab President Bahrain Center for Human Rights Dear Mr. Rajab, Thank you for your letter of August 9, which states your concerns with the...

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10 Aug, 2011

Updates on Bahrain: two police men on trial, released prisoners allege torture and a detained doctor transferred to the ICU

Dr. Saeed AlSamaheeji 09 August 2011 Bassiouni explains his comments and gives more details about the commission's work to Alwasatnews (Arabic) Two police men are...

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9 Aug, 2011

BCHR Open Letter to Head of the Bahraini Independent Commission of Inquiry (BICI) re statement to Reuters

09 Aug 2011 Open Letter: Professor M. Cherif Bassiouni Commission Chair, Bahrain Independent Commission of Inquiry Dear Sir, Subject: Your interview with Reuters...

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8 Aug, 2011

The Guardian: Bahrain protests: 'The repression is getting worse'

Mahdi Hassan Al-Eskafi , an injured protester Months after its brief exposure to the Arab spring, Bahrain's cat-and-mouse routine of protest and repression continues by...

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