Bahrain

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Yazan al-Saadi
The arrest and subsequent release of renowned Bahraini activist Maryam al-Khawaja this month by Bahraini authorities has forced the spotlight back to...
Saturday, September 27, 2014
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Reports from Bahrain suggest that attempts to find a political solution or establish a meaningful political dialogue in the country have reached a...
Thursday, September 18, 2014
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Nearly 160 civil society groups from more than 60 countries have urged Bahrain's King Hamad to order the unconditional release of human rights...
Thursday, September 18, 2014
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Abdel Rahim Assi
The Eastern Province of Saudi Arabia was one of the regions that had joined the so-called Arab Spring in 2011, to demand its political rights, and...
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
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A Bahrain court ruled Saturday that prominent rights activist Maryam al-Khawaja be kept behind bars for an extra 10 days despite a UN call for her...
Saturday, September 6, 2014
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The UN called on Friday for Bahrain to release a prominent human rights activist and expressed concern about ongoing violations of freedom of...
Friday, September 5, 2014
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Bahraini human rights activist Maryam al-Khawaja was arrested on Saturday at Bahrain's international airport when she tried to visit her imprisoned...
Sunday, August 31, 2014
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Bahrain has banned three Muslim clerics from preaching in mosques, accusing them of violating the "ethics and principles of religious discourse," in...
Friday, August 8, 2014
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A Bahraini court has stripped nine of their citizenship, for the first time implementing a 2013 law which revokes the nationality of “terrorism...
Thursday, August 7, 2014
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