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Bahrain: Further information: Verdict expected for 13 ...
7 August 2012

The final verdict in the trial of 13 opposition activists will be announced on 14 August. Defence witnesses have not had the chance to give their statements ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/048/2012

Bahrain: Two boys among those held after protest
7 August 2012

Two men and two boys under the age of 18 are currently held in a prison in Bahrain after they participated in a protest. None had access to family members ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/049/2012

Bahrain: Activist facing trial in Bahrain detained: Zainab Al ...
6 August 2012

Bahraini activist Zainab Al-Khawaja was arrested on 2 August 2012 and has been charged for allegedly tearing up a picture of Bahrain's King. Her detention ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/047/2012

Bahrain: Amnesty International Tunisia holds a conference on ...
2 August 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL PUBLIC STATEMENT. 02 August 2012. Index: MDE 11/046/2012. Amnesty International Tunisia ...

Public Statement       MDE 11/046/2012

Bahrain: Further information: Nine medics: court decision due ...
31 July 2012

Bahrain's Court of Cassation announced on 30 July that it would deliver its decision in the case of the medics who have challenged a Court of Appeals ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/045/2012

Bahrain urged to free prisoners of conscience as appeals ...
23 July 2012

Amnesty International urges Bahrain to release all prisoners of conscience ahead of appeals in prominent cases.

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Amnesty International | Bahrain urged to allow peaceful ...
12 July 2012

The Bahraini authorities must allow people to exercise peacefully their right to freedom of expression, association and assembly, Amnesty International ...

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Bahrain: Further information: Prominent Bahraini activist ...
10 July 2012

Prominent Bahraini human rights activist, Nabeel Rajab, was arrested on 9 July at his home to serve the three-month prison sentence imposed on him ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/044/2012

Bahrain: Young boy released under supervision
10 July 2012

The Juvenile Court in Bahrain sentenced 11-year-old boy, Ali Hassan, to remain under supervision by social workers every six months for a year. He ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/043/2012

Bahrain: Further information: Freed Nabeel Rajab facing court ...
29 June 2012

Prominent Bahraini human rights activist Nabeel Rajab was released on bail on 27 June. However, he is still facing prosecution in three pending cases ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/042/2012