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Bahrain set for renewed protests as state of emergency ends ...
31 May 2011

The call for demonstrations comes as a repressive state of emergency imposed following previous protests, is set to end Wednesday.

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Bahrain: Further information: Two men at imminent risk of ...
23 May 2011

Two men are at imminent risk of being executed, after the National Safety Court of Appeal in Bahrain upheld their death sentences on 22 May. They were ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/027/2011

Bahrain activists jailed following 'politically motivated' trials ...
18 May 2011

A military court has sentenced 15 activists to between one and four years imprisonment for "participating in illegal demonstrations and inciting hatred ...

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Amnesty International Report 2011: State of human rights in ...
13 May 2011

People first called for fundamental change in Tunisia at the end of 2010, the year covered by Amnesty International's latest annual worldwide survey ...

Report       POL 10/012/2011

Bahraini opposition figures face unfair trial
12 May 2011

14 opposition figures who led and participated in the demonstrations in February and March in Bahrain went on trial before a military court today. All ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/026/2011

Bahrain: Update: Health professionals held incommunicado
11 May 2011

UPDATE: On 26 April 2011 Amnesty International reported that more than 30 health professionals, including doctors and nurses, had been arrested ...

Medical Action       MDE 11/025/2011

Bahrain: Further information: Human rights defender tortured ...
6 May 2011

'Abdulhadi Alkhawaja, a prominent human rights defender, has allegedly been tortured in detention and had to undergo surgery as a result of the injuries ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/024/2011

Bahrain: Four people sentenced to death in Bahrain
28 April 2011

Four men accused of killing two policemen during anti-government protests last month have been sentenced to death in Bahrain. They may be at imminent ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/023/2011

Bahrain: Health professionals held incommunicado
26 April 2011

Index: MDE 11/022/2011 (Bahrain) Date: 26 April 2011. To: Health professionals. From: Amnesty international. APPEAL FOR ACTION. ...

Medical Action       MDE 11/022/2011

Bahrain: A Human Rights Crisis - Briefing paper
21 April 2011

BRIEFING PAPER. Bahrain: A Human Rights Crisis. 21 April 2011. AI INDEX: MDE 11/019/2011. Bahrain today is a country ...

Document       MDE 11/019/2011