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Torture in Bahrain

27 Aug, 2014

Bahrain: Rehabilitate Torture Victims

(Beirut) – Bahrain should provide victims of torture with physical and psychological rehabilitation, Human Rights Watch and other human rights groups said today, based on a...

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Hussain Jaffer Hubail
30 Jul, 2014

Bahrain: Photographer Hussian Hubail Denied Medical Care for Heart Condition

The Bahrain Center for Human Rights is extremely concerned for the safety and health of imprisoned photographer, Hussain Hubail, whose health is deteriorating threatening his life...

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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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11 Jun, 2014

Locked Inside A Nightmare: A Joint BCHR and BYSHR Report On Prisons

The Bahrain Center for Human Rights and the Bahrain Youth Society for Human Rights publish today a report detailing prison conditions in Bahrain. This report brings the voices of...

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6 Jun, 2014

Island of Torture: Health of Prisoner Deteriorates as Appeal Looms

03/06/2014 · by josephsabroski · “One minute will make a difference.” Hussain Hubail has freelanced for AFP and Voice of America. He is seen here with his award from Al...

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Ahmed Al-Arab
1 Jun, 2014

Bahrain: Continued Harassment and Ill-Treatment for Ahmed Al-Arab

--Update-- The BCHR is also strongly concerned for continued attacks on Ahmed Al-Arab. On 25 May he was denied a family visit, and he has reported an increase in harassment...

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Redha Al-Ghasra
26 May, 2014

Bahrain: Update: Al-Ghasra and 8 Others At Serious Risk For Torture

--Update 26/05/2014-- Yesterday, 25 May 2014, Redha Al-Ghasra’s family was able to visit Redha in prison for the second time since his arrest on 23 April 2014. Redha's family...

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Nabeel Rajab
23 May, 2014

Bahrain: BCHR and GCHR Welcome Back Prominent Human Rights Defender Nabeel Rajab

The Bahrain Centre for Human Rights (BCHR) and the Gulf Centre for Human Rights (GCHR) welcome back prominent human rights defender, Nabeel Rajab, the President of the BCHR and...

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Yasser Abdulla Khalil
23 May, 2014

Bahrain: Yasser Abdulla Khalil at Imminent Risk for Torture

The BCHR expresses grave concern over the expected transfer of Yasser Abdulla Khalil, from the clinic at the headquarters of the Ministry of Interior to the Criminal...

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19 May, 2014

Bahrain: Defendants Detained in ‘Daih Bombing’ Reveal Torture in Court

Ministry of Interior: Those implicated in the Daih bombing confessed their crime; The Detainees: We were tortured physically and sexually to force us to confess  ...

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