Monthly Archives: April 2015

EP-Bahrain 3rd interparliamentary meeting

EP-Bahrain 3rd interparliamentary meeting

On Monday 20 April 2015, the European Parliament’s Delegation for Relations with the Arab Peninsula (DARP) hosted the third EP-Bahrain interparliamentary meeting. After the introductory remarks by Ms Aillot-Marie, Chair of the European Parliament’s DARP formation, the three hour long discussion ...

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International NGOs jointly condemn Nabeel Rajab’s arrest

International NGOs jointly condemn Nabeel Rajab’s arrest

On 13 April 2015, under the initiative of ADHRB/BIRD/BCHR and ECDHR, a joint statement co-signed by 15 international NGOs was published condemning the arrest of Human Rights defender Nabeel Rajab in Bahrain. The statement jointly asks for Nabeel’s immediate release ...

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ECDHR and FIDH condemn Nabeel’s arrest

ECDHR and FIDH condemn Nabeel’s arrest

On 2 April 2015, at approximately 4:00 PM local time (GMT+3), Bahraini security forces and police arrested Nabeel Rajab, prominent human rights defender and president of the Bahrain Center for Human Rights (BCHR). Reports indicate that over 20 police vehicles ...

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NGOs condemn the arrest of Nabeel Rajab

NGOs condemn the arrest of Nabeel Rajab

2 April 2015 – Today at approximately 3:50 PM local time (GMT+3), Bahraini security forces and police arrested Nabeel Rajab, prominent human rights defender and president of the Bahrain Center for Human Rights (BCHR). Reports have indicated over 20 police vehicles ...

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