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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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24 Feb, 2009

Press TV:Nabeel Rajab:Discrimination and sectarian oppression in Bahrain, a systematic reality

Mon, 23 Feb 2009 16:47:39 GMT By Nabeel Rajab Is there a Shiite-Sunni dispute in Bahrain? First of all, I have to clarify that the current dispute in Bahrain is...

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20 Feb, 2009

Bahrain: The Authorities gravely violates the UN Convention on the RIGHTS of PERSONS with DISABILITIES

Disabled rights activist Alsingace faces prosecution next February 23rd for charges punishable by life imprisonment for exercising right of freedom of expression and...

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15 Feb, 2009

Bahrain: ARTICLE 19 Calls for the End of the Harassment of Ghada Jamsheer

ARTICLE 19 has written to Sheikh Hamad bin Isa Al-Khalifa, King of Bahrain, asking him to ensure that women’s rights activist, Ghada Jamsheer, is protected from harassment and...

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