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Torture in Bahrain

8 Aug, 2013

Bahrain Bans Protests: Human Rights Activist Says 'Physical, Psychological, Sexual' Torture Continues (VIDEO)

Huffington Post  |  By Alexandra Schuster Posted: 08/07/2013 4:08 pm EDT  |  Updated: 08/07/2013 4:42 pm EDT Bahrain human...

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1 Aug, 2013

Redress: Detailed letter on arrest, detention & torture of ex-MP Jawad Fairooz sent to UN Special Rapporteur

Jawad Fairooz was a member of parliament in Bahrain’s Council of Representatives from 2006 to 2010 and was re-elected as a member of parliament in 2010, for a further four-year...

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27 Jul, 2013

Front Line Defenders: Bahrain: Trial of human rights defender Mr Naji Fateel falls short of international standards

Observers representing Front Line Defenders at the trial of Bahraini human rights defender and blogger Mr Naji Fateel, on 25 July 2013, have condemned the trial for its failure to...

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27 Jul, 2013

Amnesty Int'l: Bahrain: Still no justice for torture

Public Statement - Date: 25 July 2013 AI Index: MDE 11/023/2013 A decision by the Public Prosecution not to appeal against an acquittal verdict in a torture case brings...

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22 Jul, 2013

Bahrain: Crackdown Worsens as the Authorities Incite Sectarian Violence Following an Alleged Terror Blast in Pro-Government Area

The Bahrain Center for Human Rights (BCHR) is gravely concerned over the worsening crackdown and massive human rights violations committed by the Bahraini authorities following...

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21 Jul, 2013

Bahrain: Rihanna Al-Mosawi, an example of violations practiced against women as a punishment for claiming their legitimate rights

The Bahrain Center for Human Rights expresses it concern due to the continued targeting of women for demanding their legitimate rights. On Tuesday, 11 July 2013, the Fourth...

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13 Jul, 2013

Bahrain: First Hearing of the"14th of February Coalition Cell" Case Lacks the Most Basic Elements of a Fair Trial

Detainees complained of being subjected to torture and the judge refused to note their statements   The Bahrain Center for Human Rights (BCHR) has followed the details...

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12 Jul, 2013

A Q&A with one Bahraini journalist targeted by her government's stronghold

The Arab Spring Wasn't Successful for Everyone in the Region A Q&A with one Bahraini journalist targeted by her government's stronghold.   By Matt...

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12 Jul, 2013

Urgent Appeal: New evidence emphasize torture of prominent activist Naji Fateel

The Bahrain Youth Society for Human Rights (BYSHR) expresses its grave concern for the pictures received from reliable sources, shows marks of torture on Naji...

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(Left) PM Khalifa Al Khalifa (Right) Mubarak ben Huwail
10 Jul, 2013

Bahrain: Prime Minister to Officer Acquitted on Torture Charges: "Thank you for your work"

The Bahrain Center for Human Rights (BCHR) is gravely concerned in regards to the authorities in Bahrain fostering the culture of impunity, and especially in regards to a...

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