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Discrimination

12 May, 2009

Bloomberg: Bahrain’s Shiites Demand Equal Rights in Home of Fifth Fleet

May 11 (Bloomberg) -- Unrest among the Shiite Muslim majority in Bahrain, home to the U.S. Fifth Fleet, is threatening to spark a return to the wave of violence that enveloped...

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21 Apr, 2009

Bahraini Prisoners neglected in the Saudi Jails without Any Rights to a Fair Trial

22/4/2009 Doubts about the Complicity of the Bahraini Authorities The Bahrain Center for Human Rights expresses deep concern regarding the Bahraini government's failure to...

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13 Apr, 2009

A Welcome of the Release of 178 Activists in Bahrain Demand to Guarantee non-repetition of State Violations

A Welcome of the Release of 178 Activists in Bahrain Demand to Guarantee non-repetition of State Violations 12-4-2009 The Bahrain Center for Human Rights (BCHR) and...

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12 Apr, 2009

Reuters: Bahrain pardons opposition leaders after protests

Bahrain pardons opposition leaders after protests Sun Apr 12, 2009 6:19am EDT * Pardon follows increased international attention * Move eases political tensions to focus...

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7 Apr, 2009

Reuters: Bahrain trial aims to silence government critics: Lawyer

Shiite defendants accused of planning to oust regime, which denies that trial is political By Frederik Richter, ReutersApril 6, 2009 4:02 PM Tires burn in...

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29 Mar, 2009

An Asian Worker Loses his Life in the Worst Deterioration of Ethnic Tension Yet,

1. An Asian Worker Loses his Life in the Worst Deterioration of Ethnic Tension Yet 2. A growing sense of hatred towards all foreigners, due to the Bahraini authorities...

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24 Mar, 2009

Human Rights Watch: Bahrain: Coerced Testimony Taints Trial

Charges Against 35 Political Opponents Also Marred by Lack of Evidence, Overbroad Laws, Trials in Absentia March 23, 2009 (New York) - Bahrain's use of televised, coerced...

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18 Mar, 2009

Freedom House: Women's Rights in Bahrain 2009

Nondiscrimination and Access to Justice: 2.2 Autonomy, Security, and Freedom of the Person: 2.6 Economic Rights and Equal Opportunity: 3.1 Political Rights and Civic Voice:...

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3 Mar, 2009

Bahrain: Deteriorating situation for human rights defenders

Posted on 2009/03/02 Human rights defenders in Bahrain are facing increasing repression. The authorities have sought to target independent human rights defenders and their...

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27 Feb, 2009

Arrests and accusations based on sectarianism Closure of blogs, online forums and websites of Shiite villages and institutions

Arrests and accusations based on sectarianism Closure of blogs, online forums and websites of Shiite villages and institutions Encouraging preachers and writers who incite...

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