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Attacks on activists

19 Feb, 2019

Detention robs the freedom of children in Bahrain

Bahrain Center for Human Rights (BCHR) condemns the arbitrary detention of children Hussein Radhi Abdullah and Ali Hussein AbdulWahab. They were detained for five days after being...

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31 Dec, 2018

Bahrain: The Court of Cassation supports the sentence against Nabeel Rajab for five years in prison.

The Bahrain Center for Human Rights (BCHR) condemns the sentence issued by the Court of Cassation on December 31, 2018, against the president of the Bahrain Center for Human...

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11 Dec, 2018

Bahrain Center for Human Rights calls on the Thai government to release Hakeem Ali Mohamed Ali AlAraibi

The Bahrain Center for Human Rights (BCHR) is gravely concerned about the case of Mr. Hakeem Ali Mohamed Ali AlAraibi, a Bahrain-born individual who has since fled Bahrain and now...

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19 Oct, 2018

Bahraini education unionist Jalila al Salman given EI’s Mary Hatwood Futrell Award

Following democracy protests in Bahrain in February 2011, al Salman was unjustly imprisoned for six months. She was threatened, beaten and subject to acts of humiliation and...

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18 Oct, 2018

Joint Letter by NGOs to Condemn Reprisals facing WHRDs

Ms. Michelle Bachelet, United Nations High Commissioner Mr. Michel Forst, Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders;  Prof. Nils Melzer, Special...

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15 Feb, 2018

New crackdown marks 7th Anniversary of Bahrain Uprising

Yesterday, while Bahrainis were commemorating the uprising anniversary, security forces, once again resort to force to break up peaceful marches using tear gas and live ammunition...

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15 Jan, 2018

Bahrain: Reverse Nabeel Rajab’s Prison Sentence

Court Rejects his Appeal Despite ill-treatment in prison    On January 15, 2018, in an appeals hearing that lasted only about ten minutes, a Bahraini Court...

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4 Jan, 2018

Bahraini courts strip 26 of their nationalities on three consecutive days

Bahrain Center for Human Rights (BCHR) expresses great concerns over continuously revoking the nationalities of human rights activists, political prisoners and whoever dares to...

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3 Jan, 2018

Bahrain: Relatives of exiled activists continue to be targeted amid ongoing unrest

The signatory human rights organizations express their condemnation over the continued targeting and harassment of human rights defenders and their families. "Human rights...

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29 Nov, 2017

URGENT APPEAL - THE OBSERVATORY

New information BHR 001 / 0417 / OBS 047.1 Restrictions to freedom of movement / Harassment Bahrain November 29, 2017   The Observatory for the Protection of...

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