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22 Mar, 2011

Broken Promises In Bahrain – Un Experts Question Government’s Human Rights Commitments

22 March 2011 GENEVA – “From security to the freedoms of peaceful assembly and expression, the Government of Bahrain has ignored key human rights commitments made a month...

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17 Mar, 2011

UN human rights chief alarmed by military takeover of hospitals in Bahrain

GENEVA (17 March 2011) – UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Navi Pillay said Thursday she was deeply alarmed by the escalation of violence by security forces in Bahrain,...

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16 Mar, 2011

UN official deplores curtailment of trade union activity in Bahrain

16 March 2011 – The head of the United Nations International Labour Organization (ILO), Juan Somavia, today expressed grave concern over the declaration of a state of...

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18 Feb, 2011

UN rights chief condemns violence against protesters in Bahrain and other countries in Middle East, North Africa

GENEVA (18 February 2011) – The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights on Friday condemned as illegal and excessively heavy-handed the response of a number of governments in...

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18 Feb, 2011

Bahrain: UN experts urge authorities to guarantee right to protest without fear of being injured or killed

GENEVA (Friday 18 February 2011) – A group of UN human rights experts* urged Friday the Governments of Bahrain and Libya to guarantee the right to peaceful protest and...

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9 Jun, 2008

UN:Report of the Working Group on the Universal Periodic Review

UNITED NATIONS A General Assembly Distr. GENERAL A/HRC/8/19 22 May 2008 Original: ENGLISH HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL Eighth session Agenda item 6 UNIVERSAL PERIODIC REVIEW...

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9 Mar, 2008

HRC Working Group on the Universal Periodic Review Report About Bahrain

UNITED NATIONS A General Assembly Distr. LIMITED A/HRC/WG.6/1/BHR/2 [date] Original: ENGLISH HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL Working Group on the Universal Periodic Review...

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7 Mar, 2008

BAHRAIN SUMMARY PREPARED BY THE OFFICE OF THE HIGH COMMISSIONER FOR HUMAN RIGHTS

HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL- Working Group on the Universal Periodic Review - Geneva, 7-18 April 2008 25 February 2008 Bahrain This report is a summary of 12 stakeholders’ submissions1...

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6 Mar, 2008

SUMMARY PREPARED BY THE OFFICE OF THE HIGH COMMISSIONER

UNITED NATIONS A General Assembly Distr. LIMITED A/HRC/WG.6/1/BHR/3 [DATE] Original: ENGLISH HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL Working Group on the Universal Periodic Review First...

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18 Jun, 2007

Al-khawaja at the Human Rights Council (June 2007) speaking about Corruption and inadequate housing in Bahrain.

Play first clip (Video): Al-khawaja at the Human Rights Council (June 2007) speaking about Corruption and inadequate housing in...

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