Human Rights

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A Bahraini court has sentenced two former inmates who escaped from Jau prison in April and four accomplices to up to 15 years in prison, Northern...
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
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Israeli forces detained a 10-year-old Palestinian boy in the Silwan neighborhood on Monday evening, a local information center said, as human rights...
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
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A war of words over the turnout rate in Bahrain's legislative election heightened Sunday, between the authorities and the opposition, with the latter...
Sunday, November 23, 2014
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Saudi Arabia beheaded on Thursday a Turkish man convicted of drug trafficking in Riyadh, the interior ministry said, in the latest execution in the...
Thursday, November 20, 2014
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More than 10,000 Palestinian minors in the occupied West Bank and annexed Jerusalem have been held by the Israeli army for varying periods since 2000...
Thursday, November 20, 2014
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Updated at 2:00 (GMT +2): Saudi Arabia on Tuesday beheaded a Syrian convicted of drug trafficking, official media said, bringing to 68 the number of...
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
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US-ally Saudi Arabia beheaded a Pakistani on Wednesday for trafficking heroin hidden in his stomach into the kingdom, the interior ministry said, the...
Wednesday, November 5, 2014
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Prominent Bahraini rights activist Nabeel Rajab went on trial on Sunday over remarks published on his Twitter account that were critical of state...
Monday, October 20, 2014
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Labor Minister Sejaan Azzi Friday ordered the closure of two domestic worker recruitment agencies in southern Lebanon for violating human rights and...
Friday, October 10, 2014
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