Bahrain: Fear of torture / legal concern: 'Ali Hassan Yusuf

Bahrain: Fear of torture / legal concern: 'Ali Hassan Yusuf

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Index AI : MDE 11/002/1997
Date de publication : 20 février 1997
Catégorie(s) : Bahreïn, Moyen-Orient et Afrique du Nord

'Ali Hassan Yusuf, a well-known Shi'a Muslim writer and poet, aged 40, was arrested on 16 February 1997 at his home in Jidd Hafs. The exact reasons for his arrest are unknown, but it is believed to be connected with the recent publication of a collection of his poetry. He is currently being detained incommunicado and there is concern that he is at risk of torture or ill-treatment.


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