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Bahrain: Court in Bahrain jails 14 for protesting
7 December 2011

Bahrain's High Criminal Court of Appeal has upheld the six-month prison sentences of 14 people convicted of, among other things, taking part in an " ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/063/2011

Bahrain: Critical report should spur human rights 'turning point' ...
23 November 2011

The BICI report's recommendations must be used to lay the foundations of far-reaching rights reform in Bahrain.

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Amnesty International | Bahrain: Critical report should spur ...
23 November 2011

Amnesty International today urged Bahrain's government to usher in much-needed human rights reforms after a comprehensive independent report ...

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Bahrain report must lead to action over protest abuses ...
21 November 2011

The BICI report's publication marks a key opportunity for Bahraini authorities to ensure justice for victims of abuses during this year's protests.

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Bahrain: Appeal for jailed protesters
18 November 2011

Fourteen people sentenced to six months in prison in Bahrain after a peaceful anti-government protest may be prisoners of conscience. Their appeal ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/061/2011

Amnesty International | Amnesty International in Bahrain for ...
17 November 2011

Amnesty International will be in Bahrain for the 23 November launch of the Bahrain Independent Commission of Inquiry (BICI) report (also sometimes ...

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Bahrain: Amnesty International in Bahrain for Commission of ...
17 November 2011

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL MEDIA ADVISORY 17 November 2011. Index: MDE 11/060/2011. Amnesty International in ...

PressItem       MDE 11/060/2011

Bahrain: Further information: Bahraini teachers' appeal going ...
14 November 2011

Jalila al-Salman, former vice-president of the Bahrain Teachers' Association (BTA), was released on 1 November following her re-arrest in October. Her ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/059/2011

Bahrain: Protecting human rights after the protests: Amnesty ...
1 November 2011

In this submission Amnesty International comments on the government's implementation of recommendations that Bahrain supported during its previous ...

Report       MDE 11/066/2011

Bahrain: Further information: Positive developments in medics' ...
25 October 2011

The appeal hearing of 20 Bahraini health professionals previously sentenced by a military court opened before the High Criminal Court of Appeal, a ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/058/2011