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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

Bahrain must protect human rights activists from reprisals
25 September 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL PUBLIC STATEMENT. 25 September 2012. Index: MDE 11/055/2012. Bahrain must protect ...

Public Statement       MDE 11/055/2012

Bahrain's acceptance of key UPR recommendations welcome ...
20 September 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL PUBLIC STATEMENT AI Index: MDE 11/054/2012 20 September 2012. Bahrain's acceptance ...

Public Statement       MDE 11/054/2012

Bahrain: UN human rights review must spur action not hollow ...
19 September 2012

The UN Human Rights Council's review of the human rights situation in Bahrain will have been a hollow exercise unless it is followed by concrete action ...

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Amnesty International | Bahrain: UN human rights review must ...
19 September 2012

A new United Nations review of the human rights situation in Bahrain will have been a hollow exercise unless the Gulf kingdom follows it up with real ...

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Bahrain must free prisoners of conscience after outrageous ...
4 September 2012

The decision by Bahrain's appeal court to uphold sentences against 13 opposition activists and prisoners of conscience is outrageous and must be ...

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Amnesty International | Bahrain must free prisoners of ...
4 September 2012

The decision by Bahrain's appeal court to uphold sentences against 13 opposition activists and prisoners of conscience is outrageous and the ...

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Bahrain: Further information: Sentences upheld for 13 ...
3 September 2012

The High Criminal Court of Appeal in Bahrain upheld the sentences against the 13 opposition activists on 4 September 2012. Their sentences range ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/053/2012

Bahrain: Further information: Bahraini activist remains in ...
24 August 2012

Prominent Bahraini human rights activist, Nabeel Rajab, was acquitted of the charge of libel by the Appeals Court in Manama on 23 August 2012. He ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/052/2012