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Bahrain: Widespread Reprisals against Activists Ahead of UPR

Bahrain: Widespread Reprisals against Activists Ahead of UPR

26 April 2017 – Bahraini authorities have initiated a new campaign of reprisals against political activists, human rights defenders, and other civil society actors ahead of the kingdom’s third cycle of the United Nations Human Rights Council’s Universal Periodic Review ...

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Al Wefaq Chief Ali Salman Unfair 9-Year Sentence Upheld

Al Wefaq Chief Ali Salman Unfair 9-Year Sentence Upheld

  12 December 2016 – Today, the Bahraini appeals court upheld the arbitrary 9-year sentence against opposition leader Sheikh Ali Salman following an extended and flawed re-trial. The upholding of the conviction of the Al-Wefaq leader echoes Bahrain’s continued failure ...

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