Monthly Archives: August 2015

NGOs plea to the Bahrain13 Endurance athletes

NGOs plea to the Bahrain13 Endurance athletes

The Bahrain Endurance Team (Bahrain13) was created by Bahraini prince Shaikh Nasser Bin Hamad Al Khalifa in the beginning of 2015 and officially presented in May. The team consists of thirteen triathlon athletes including Olympic medallist and world champions. According ...

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Al-Wasat newspaper suspended in Bahrain

Al-Wasat newspaper suspended in Bahrain

On 6 August 2015, the Bahraini authorities decided to suspend, until further notice, the Al-Wasat newspaper, the country’s only independent newspaper. According to the government, through the Information Affairs Authority, the decision to close the publication follows a violation of the ...

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