Bahrain: Tougher Internet dissent regulations would supress the only remaining forum for free speech
26 March 2018: The Bahraini Ministry of Interior said in an official statement yesterday that Bahrain is planning to introduce new significant restrictions to online speech and invasive surveillance of online
Side Event at the 37th session of the Human Rights Council: Maytham Al-Salman's statement
Sheikh Maytham Al-Salman, prominent figure of the Human Rights movement in Bahrain, shared a statement on the current Human Rights situation in his country as part of a side event to the 37th session of the Human Rights Council:
2018 International Women’s Day: BCHR asks Bahrain to stop using counter-terrorism laws against women
Documenting human rights violations in a country like Bahrain has become an extremely challenging and dangerous task. Since February 2011, Bahraini authorities have banned international human rights groups to enter the country.