Kuwait: Further Information: Bidun defender beaten during prison transfer: ‘Abdulhakim al-Fadhli
Bidun human rights defender ‘Abdulhakim al-Fadhli had his one-year prison sentence suspended on 14 June. The court will review his case on 22 September to issue its verdict. He remains in prison to serve a separate sentence of three months. He was beaten by policemen as he was transferred from the court to Kuwait’s Central Prison.