Attack on Protesters Feb 2011

17 Feb, 2011

Freedom House Condemns Attack on Demonstrators in Bahrain

February 17, 2011 Freedom House strongly condemns today’s attack on protesters in Bahrain and calls on the government to refrain from violence against peaceful...

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17 Feb, 2011

URGENT ACTION: Further information: Three killed by riot police in Bahrain

Further information on UA: 29/11 Index: MDE 11/005/2011 Bahrain Date: 17 February 2011 URGENT ACTION three KILLED BY RIOT POLICE IN BAHRAIN Three more people died...

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17 Feb, 2011

Bahrain: Fatal police attacks against protesters and human rights defenders

On 17 February 2011, early morning, a number of human rights defenders documenting human rights violations, including mebers of the Bahrain Youth society for Human Rights...

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17 Feb, 2011

Bahrain: End Deadly Attacks on Peaceful Protesters

At Least 5 Dead, Hundreds Injured; Latest Assault Appeared Planned at Senior Levels February 17, 2011 (Washington, DC) - Bahrain's King Hamad Al Khalifa and Interior...

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17 Feb, 2011

Human Rights First Condemns Bahrain Crackdown, Urges Obama to Find More Consistent Voice

17 February 2011 Washington, DC – Human Rights First today condemned the early morning violent crackdown on peaceful pro-democracy protestors camped out in Manama, Bahrain’...

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17 Feb, 2011

CPJ: Attacks on media continue in Bahrain, Yemen, and Iraq

New York, February 17, 2011--Authorities in Bahrain and Yemen have escalated their physical attack on the press in order to censor coverage of spreading anti-government...

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17 Feb, 2011

Bahrain deaths rise as protest camp is broken up

17 February 2011 AI Index: PRE01/068/2011 Amnesty International has condemned the Bahraini authorities' forcible eviction of a peaceful protest camp in the centre of the...

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16 Feb, 2011

CPJ: Attacks on media continue across Middle East

New York, February 16, 2011--The Committee to Protect Journalists is concerned about the continued assaults on journalists covering anti-government demonstrations in the...

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16 Feb, 2011

IFEX: Journalists, peaceful protesters violently suppressed

16 February 2011 The ouster of Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak has reinvigorated protests across the Arab region, resulting in clashes between security forces and...

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15 Feb, 2011

Bahrain: Stop Attacks on Peaceful Protesters

Two Dead, Scores Wounded February 15, 2011 (Washington DC) - Bahraini authorities should order security forces to halt attacks on peaceful protesters and investigate the...

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