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Amnesty International | Bahraini opposition figures stripped of ...
7 November 2012

The Bahraini authorities today stripped 31 opposition figures of their Bahraini nationality in a move described by Amnesty International as “frightening ...

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Bahrain: Further information: Trial of two boys starts in Bahrain
7 November 2012

Two children and three male adults continue to be held in a prison in Bahrain after they participated in a protest in July. Their trial before the High Criminal ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/064/2012

Bahraini human rights activist arrested: Sayed Yousif ...
5 November 2012

Bahraini human rights activist Sayed Yousif Almuhafdah was arrested on 2 November 2012 for participating in an “illegal gathering” and “taking part ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/063/2012

Bahrain: Further information: Bahraini teachers' convictions ...
25 October 2012

Convictions against Mahdi 'Issa Mahdi Abu Deeb and Jalila al-Salman, the former president and vice-president respectively of the Bahrain Teachers ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/060/2012

Bahrain: Further information: Activist released, still faces ...
25 October 2012

Bahraini activist Zainab Al-Khawaja was released on 3 October, having served her two-month sentence for allegedly tearing up a picture of Bahrain's ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/061/2012

Bahrain: Further information: Human rights activist standing ...
16 October 2012

Bahraini human rights activist, NabeeI Rajab, appeared before the Court of Appeal on 16 October. At least one witness was denied entry to Bahrain to ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/059/2012

Bahrain: Further information: Health professionals imprisoned
2 October 2012

Six health professionals – whose jail sentences were upheld by the Court of Cassation in Manama, the capital of Bahrain – were arrested on 2 October ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/058/2012

Bahrain must quash convictions of protest medics | Amnesty ...
1 October 2012

The convictions of nine health professionals sentenced to prison terms for their role in last year's pro-democracy uprising in Bahrain must be quashed ...

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Bahrain: Further information: Health professionals' sentences ...
1 October 2012

On 1 October 2012, Bahrain's Court of Cassation upheld the sentences against nine health professionals who challenged a Court of Appeals ruling. ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/057/2012

Bahrain: Further information: Woman activist sentenced in ...
26 September 2012

Bahraini activist Zainab Al-Khawaja was sentenced to two months imprisonment by the Lower Criminal Court in Manama on 26 September charged ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/056/2012