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Bahrain: Bahrain Escalates Campaign of Reprisal

Bahrain: Bahrain Escalates Campaign of Reprisal

16 May 2017 – In recent weeks, the Government of Bahrain has substantially escalated its campaign of reprisals against the country’s civil and political societies. So far in the month of May 2017, authorities have targeted family members of exiled ...

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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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