Bahrain: Further information: 14 Manama Protestors Released

By Amnesty International, , Index number: MDE 11/009/2012

On 14 February 2012 a judge ordered the release of 14 people who had been serving six-month sentences for taking part in an "illegal gathering" among other charges. The 14 have been released on bail, and are now waiting for a final decision from the Court of Cassation on their sentence. Their sentences should come to an end on 23 March, six months after they were arrested on 23 September 2011.

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