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Unfair Trials

23 Jan, 2015

Bahrain: Continuous Targeting of Bahraini Opposition Former MPs

Bahrain Center for Human Rights condemns the continuous targeting of former Members of Bahraini Parliament because of their political opinions and criticism of government...

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17 May, 2018

Bahrain: 115 citizens sentenced in a mass trial

The Bahrain Center for Human Rights (BCHR) condemns the recent judicial verdicts issued by the Bahraini courts following a mass trial. On 15 May 2018, a Bahraini court...

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25 Feb, 2018

Bahrain: Nabeel Rajab sentenced to five more years in prison for tweeting in unfair trial proceedings, according to trial observation mission

Prominent Bahraini human rights defender Nabeel Rajab was sentenced to a further five years in prison on 21 February 2018, during a verdict that an observer called unusual, as the...

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21 Feb, 2018

The price for speaking out: Nabeel Rajab sentenced to 5 years for tweeting in Bahrain

Beirut-Geneva-Paris, February 21, 2018 - Today in Bahrain, prominent human rights defender Nabeel Rajab, BCHR President and FIDH Deputy Secretary General, was sentenced to 5 years...

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16 Feb, 2018

Risque de condamnation à mort

Le 21 février 2018, la haute cour d’appel militaire bahreïnie va rejuger huit hommes condamnés en première instance à l’issue d’un procès inéquitable marqué notamment par la prise...

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16 Feb, 2018

Bahrain: Risk of Death Penalty

The Christian Coalition for the Abolition of Torture (ACAT) makes an urgent appeal to stop the death sentences in Bahrain On the 21st of February 2018, the military’s high...

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1 Feb, 2018

FIDH and BCHR strongly condemn an unprecedent wave of death sentences in Bahrain

Manama, Paris, 1 February 2018 : Bahrain has witnessed a dramatic increase in the use of capital punishment since 2017, and recent executions mark a dangerous return to the...

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25 Jan, 2018


Bahrain: Fears for Nabeel Rajab’s life inside his prison Beirut - Paris - Geneva, January 25, 2018: According to a credible confidential source, Bahraini authorities have...

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26 Oct, 2017

Bahrain: Nabeel Rajab subjected to degrading treatment after his transfer to Jaw prison

“The Bahraini authorities must protect Nabeel Rajab from harassment and degrading  treatment,” BCHR said today, after its president has reportedly been...

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23 Oct, 2017

Bahrain : 4 activists freed on bail, but still facing possible “terrorism” charges

23 October, 2017: Bahrain freed two female activists, Ms. Ebtisam Al Saegh and Ms. Rawan Sangoor, as well as activists Mr Radhi al-Qatari and Mohamed al Shakoori, all jailed under...

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