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26 Jun, 2015

UN - Press briefing notes on justice for rights abuses in Nigeria, Central African Republic and Bahrain

Spokesperson for the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights: Rupert Colville Location: Geneva Date: 5 June 2015 - See more at: http://www.ohchr.org/EN/NewsEvents/Pages/...

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6 Mar, 2015

Communication from Four UN SRs on the Case of Human Rights Defender Nabeel Rajab

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5 Feb, 2015

UN rights experts urge Bahrain to release arrested opposition leader

4 February 2015 – A group of United Nations human rights experts are urging the Government of Bahrain to release opposition politician and religious figure Sheikh Ali Salman who...

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1 Jan, 2015

UN High Commissioner Statement on the Arrest of Sheikh Ali Salman

Spokesperson for the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights: Liz Throssell Location:  Geneva Date:  30 December 2014 Subject:  1) Bahrain We are seriously...

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1 Jan, 2015

UN experts urge Bahrain to drop charges against women activists

29 December 2014 – A group of United Nations human rights experts are urging the government of Bahrain to drop charges against three women human rights activists exercising their...

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3 Oct, 2014

OHCHR Alarmed By Detention of Human Rights Activist Nabeel Rajab

Spokesperson for the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights: Rupert Colville Location: Geneva Date: 3 October 2014 (1) Bahrain We are alarmed at the detention of human...

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5 Sep, 2014

UN experts urge Bahrain to release human rights defender Maryam Al-Khawaja

GENEVA (5 September 2014) – A group of United Nations independent human rights experts has urged the government of Bahrain to release prominent human rights defender Maryam Al-...

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5 Sep, 2014

OHCHR: Bahrain: Violations Of Public Freedoms And Targeting Of Human Rights Activists Remain Of Serious Concern

Spokesperson for the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights: Ravina Shamdasani Date: 5 September 2014 Location:    Geneva Subject:    1) Bahrain...

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29 Jun, 2014

UN Special Rapporteur on Torture gives a speech about torture in Bahrain

Video statement on Bahrain given by the UN Special Rapporteur on Torture Juan Mendez on the International day of torture victims: https://media.wcl.american.edu/Mediasite/Play/...

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25 May, 2014

Enforced disappearances: UN expert group concerned about the high number of recent cases reported

GENEVA (16 May 2014) – The United Nations Working Group on Enforced or Involuntary Disappearances* reviewed during its 103rd session more than one hundred newly reported cases and...

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