Monthly Archives: February 2017

Bahrain: Courts postpone trial of HRD Nabeel Rajab, deny bail

Bahrain: Courts postpone trial of HRD Nabeel Rajab, deny bail

21 February 2017 – This morning, the Government of Bahrain again postponed the two trials of human rights defender Nabeel Rajab. Bahrain courts have brought two cases against Rajab for exercising his internationally-sanctioned rights to free expression. He has been subjected ...

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Bahrain/Kuwait: European Parliament Condemns Executions

Bahrain/Kuwait: European Parliament Condemns Executions

16February 2017 – In a resolution adopted today, the European Parliament condemned recent executions in Bahrain and Kuwait. European Centre for Democracy and Human Rights strongly welcomes the resolution and the European Parliament’s readiness to stand up for the respect ...

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