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Two men sentenced to death in Bahrain, 'Ali 'Abdullah Hassan al-Sankis and 'Abdulaziz 'Abdulridha Ibrahim Hussain, will now wait over three months before hearing ...
Urgent Action MDE 11/035/2011
Forty-eight health professionals, all possible prisoners of conscience, appeared before a military court on 13 June accused of felonies and misdemeanours. All of ...
Medical Action MDE 11/033/2011
Dozens of people linked to pro-reform protests in Bahrain earlier this year are facing unfair trials at a special military court set up during a state of emergency ...
On 12 June a Bahraini poet and student was sentenced to one year in prison for reading a poem criticizing the king of Bahrain.
Urgent Action MDE 11/031/2011
A prominent defence lawyer arrested in Bahrain on 15 April appeared in court on 12 June without any prior notice being given to his family or lawyers. His case ...
Urgent Action MDE 11/032/2011
A military court in Bahrain has sentenced a woman activist to a year in prison after she read out a poem criticizing the government.
A Bahraini student could face a long prison sentence for reading out a poem criticizing the country's King.
Forty-eight medical workers, all possible prisoners of conscience, appeared before a military court on 6 June 2011 accused of felonies and misdemeanours. Some of ...
Medical Action MDE 11/030/2011
Doctors and nurses facing trial before a military court in Bahrain have made fresh claims of being tortured in detention.
AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. 2 June 2011. Index: MDE 11/028/2011. Bahrain: Harassment of human rights defenders must end. ...
Public Statement MDE 11/028/2011