Bahrain ramps up assault on human rights by dissolving leading political group
A Bahraini court on Sunday (17 July) ruled to dissolve al-Wefaq, after the suspension of its activities, the closure of its offices and freezing of its assets on 14 June. Al-Wefaq has 45 days to appeal the verdict.
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