Document - Further information on EXTRA 43/93 (MDE 11/02/93, 30 April) - Bahrain: fear of forced exile / fear for safety: al-Sayyid Hashem al-Musawi

EXTERNAL (for general distribution)AI Index: MDE 11/02/93

Distr: UA/SC

4 May 1993

Further information on EXTRA 43/93 (MDE 11/02/93, 30 April 1993) - Fear of forced exile (incorrectly given on original as fear of refoulement)/Fear for safety

BAHRAIN:Al-Sayyiid Hashem al-Musawi

Amnesty International has learned that al-Sayyid Hashem al-Musawi, a Bahraini national, was deported to Syria on Friday 30 April 1993.

FURTHER RECOMMENDED ACTION: Please send telegrams/telexes/express and airmail letters in English or your own language:

- expressing regret at the deportation of al-Sayyid Hashem al-Musawi;

- urging the authorities to reconsider their decision and to allow him to return to Bahrain.


1) His HighnessSalutation: Your Highness

Shaikh Isa Bin Salman Al Khalifa

Office of His Highness the Amir

P.O. Box 555

The Amiri Court

Rifa'a Palace

Rifa'a, Manama


Telegrams: His Highness the Amir, Manama, Bahrain

Telexes: 8666 Qasar BN, 8500 Qasar BN

2) His ExcellencySalutation: Your Excellency

Al-Shaikh Mohamed Al Khalifa

Minister of Interior

PO Box 13



Telegrams: Minister of Interior, Manama, Bahrain

Telexes: 9572 PSMKT BN or 8333 ALAMAN BN


His Excellency

Al-Shaikh Khalifa Bin Salman Al Khalifa

Prime Minister of Bahrain

PO Box 1000



and to diplomatic representatives of Bahrain accredited to your country.

PLEASE SEND APPEALS IMMEDIATELY. Check with the International Secretariat, or your section office, if sending appeals after 4 June 1993.