Bahrain: Submission to the UN Universal Periodic Review: First Session of the HRC UPR Working Group, 7-18 April 2008

Bahrain: Submission to the UN Universal Periodic Review: First Session of the HRC UPR Working Group, 7-18 April 2008

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Index AI : MDE 11/001/2007
Date de publication : 21 novembre 2007
Catégorie(s) : Bahreïn, Moyen-Orient et Afrique du Nord

In this submission, Amnesty International provides information under sections B, C and D (as stipulated in the General Guidelines for the Preparation of Information under the Universal Periodic Review). This includes concerns over shortcomings of legislation on counter-terrorism, death penalty, torture and ill-treatment; concerns related to the rights of freedoms of expression and association and human rights defenders. Amnesty International makes a number of recommendations in the areas of concerns listed.