Attack on Protesters Feb 2011

22 Jun, 2011

HRF: Show Trial Verdicts Further Stain Bahrain’s Reputation

June 22, 2011 Washington, D.C.—Today, verdicts of 21 defendants were pronounced in Bahrain’s large political show trial. The verdicts expose the travesty of Bahrain’s...

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22 Jun, 2011

ANHRI: Bahrain: Vindictive sentences against human rights activists, bloggers & reformists Close road of national reconciliation

CAIRO, June 22, 2011 ANHRI condemned today the unfair issued by the Court of National Safety (Emergency) against a large number of activists demanding reform, which came to...

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22 Jun, 2011

Bahrain: Front Line condemns life sentence for the organisation's former Protection Coordinator Abdulhadi Al Khawaja

Front Line, the Dublin based International Foundation for the Protection of Human Rights Defenders deplores and condems the life sentence passed against the organisation's...

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22 Jun, 2011

RSF: Journalist deported, others tried in Bahrain

22 June 2011 Finian Cunningham, an Irish journalist and writer who has been living in Bahrain for years, was “invited to leave” by the Bahraini authorities, Reporters...

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22 Jun, 2011

English PEN: Bahrain: Activist and blogger Abdul-Jalil Alsingace sentenced to life imprisonment

22 June 2011 English PEN is shocked by the life sentence handed down to academic and human rights activist Dr Abdul-Jalil Alsingace on 22 June 2011 for his peaceful...

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21 Jun, 2011

President of the European Parliament on the trial against doctors in Bahrain

Brussels - Tuesday 21/06/2011 The President of the European Parliament, Jerzy Buzek, made the following statement on the trial of medical professionals in Bahrain that...

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21 Jun, 2011

Update - Hundreds on military trials for exercising their legitimate right of peaceful assembly and expression

Bahrain Center issues a list of those facing military trails since the declaration of the state of National Safety Update - July 21, 2011 The Bahrain Centre for Human...

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21 Jun, 2011

The Independent: Bahraini leadership faces new claims that torture took place in hospital

Group says suspected protesters – and doctors and nurses who treated them – have been systematically abused By Alistair Dawber Monday, 20 June 2011 The government of...

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20 Jun, 2011

ILO Director-General condemned business groups for intimidating union leaders in Bahrain

June 20, 2011 The Director-General of the ILO condemned the public call by the Joint Committee of Major Companies in Bahrain to the 15 members of the Executive Committee of...

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20 Jun, 2011

CIHRS: International community fails to address human rights crisis in Bahrain

UN Human Rights Council: Double-standards tarnish positive initiatives at international rights body (Geneva – 17 June 2011) On Friday, the UN Human Rights Council...

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