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A Bahraini businessman sentenced to three years in prison by a military court in June after he was convicted of participating in protests, is still awaiting a date ...
Urgent Action MDE 11/048/2011
The health workers are facing trial apparently over treating some of those injured during a recent government crackdown on pro-reform protests.
The trial of 20 Bahraini health professionals accused of felonies resumed on 7 September 2011 before a military court. All the remaining health professionals in ...
Medical Action MDE 11/047/2011
The appeal of 15 opposition leaders who led and participated in demonstrations in Bahrain in February and March was heard on 6 September 2011 before a military ...
Urgent Action MDE 11/046/2011
A number of Bahraini newspapers published articles on 2 September containing incorrect information about Amnesty International statements on Bahrain.
The trial of the former president and vice-president of the Bahrain Teachers' Association (BTA) resumed before a military court on 29 August, and has been postponed ...
Urgent Action MDE 11/045/2011
The trial of 20 Bahraini health professionals accused of felonies will resume on 28 August, again before a military court instead of a civilian court, as previously ...
Medical Action MDE 11/044/2011
The former president and vice-president of the Bahrain Teachers' Association (BTA), who were detained at the end of March, will be tried before a military court ...
Urgent Action MDE 11/043/2011
A prominent defence lawyer arrested in Bahrain on 15 April was released on 7 August. The charges against him have not been dropped and he has reported being tortured ...
Urgent Action MDE 11/042/2011
Two Bahraini MPs jailed during anti-government protests might still be facing criminal charges despite being released from prison this weekend.