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Bahrain: Human rights defender charged with terrorism

Bahrain: Human rights defender charged with terrorism

19 July 2017, 18:08 UTC Her only ‘crime’, is her bravery in challenging the government’s appalling human rights record. Samah Hadid, Middle-East director of Campaigns for Amnesty International The Bahraini authorities’ decision to bring terrorism charges against Ebtissam al-Saegh, a ...

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UN rights office urges Bahrain to free activist

UN rights office urges Bahrain to free activist

Fri Jul 14, 2017 10:18AM Bahraini rights activist Nabeel Rajab (file photo) The United Nations (UN)’s human rights office has urged Bahrain to “unconditionally and immediately” release prominent activist Nabeel Rajab, whom Manama has sentenced to two years in prison. ...

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