facebook twitter youtube blogger flickr rss Previous Next Left Arrow Right Arrow alert

Governmental report

26 May, 2012

US State Department: Bahrain Report on Human Rights Practices for 2011

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY Bahrain is a monarchy. Noncitizens make up slightly more than half of the population. King Hamad Bin Isa Al-Khalifa, the head of state, appoints the...

Read More

17 Apr, 2012

Declaration by High Representative Catherine Ashton on behalf of the EU concerning the situation of Abdulhadi Al-Khawaja

EUROPEAN UNION Brussels, 17 April 2012 8822/12 PRESSE 155 The EU expresses its serious and profound concern about the situation of Mr. Abdulhadi Al-Khawaja, who has been...

Read More

13 Apr, 2012

Statement by EU High Representative, Catherine Ashton, on the situation of Mr Abdulhadi al-Khawaja in Bahrain

10 April 2012 The spokesperson of the High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/Vice President of the Commission Catherine Ashton issued the...

Read More

11 Apr, 2012

The White House: Statement by the Press Secretary on the Situation in Bahrain

11 April 2012 The United States continues to be deeply concerned about the situation in Bahrain, and we urge all parties to reject violence in all its forms. We condemn...

Read More

11 Feb, 2012

GCHR: Courageous defender of human rights Abdulhadi Al-Khawaja says from Jaw prison in Bahrain: Freedom or Death

Beirut, 09 February, 2012 --- Courageous defender of human rights and the main founder of the Gulf Centre for Human Rights, Abdulhadi al-Khawaja, announced from jaw prison,...

Read More

15 Dec, 2011

USCIRF Comments on Bahrain Independent Human Rights Report

December 14, 2011 WASHINGTON, D.C. - A Bahraini government-appointed committee should address concerns related to the demolition earlier this year of dozens of Shi’a Muslim...

Read More

28 Nov, 2011

A family’s long standing involvement in the fight for human rights

22 nov 2011 In Bahrain, inspired by the uprisings in Tunisia and Egypt, protesters gathered for several weeks in the centre of the capital – Manama - to demand action to...

Read More

24 Nov, 2011

Report of the Bahrain Independent Commission of Inquiry , And International Responses

Last Update: 24 Nov 2011 UN Secretary-General New York, 24 November 2011 - Statement Attributable to the Spokesperson for the Secretary-General on the Bahrain Independent...

Read More

27 Oct, 2011

European Parliament: Human rights resolutions: Tibet, Bahrain, Syria

27 Oct 2011 Bahrain: halt the violence and release the prisoners Parliament condemns the repression of citizens in Bahrain, which has led to dozens of deaths and injuries...

Read More

8 Oct, 2011

Sen. Wyden and Rep. McGovern Introduce Resolutions Blocking Arms Sale to Bahrain

Thursday October 06, 2011 U.S. is set to sell $53 million in weaponry to regime violently suppressing protests. Washington, D.C.– As the Arab Spring spread across the...

Read More