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Bahrain court jails UK-based activist’s relatives

Bahrain court jails UK-based activist’s relatives

A court in Bahrain has sentenced three relatives of a prominent UK-based human rights activist to three years in prison on terrorism-related charges. Sayed Ahmed Alwadaei’s brother-in-law, mother-in-law and a cousin were found guilty of planting “fake bombs”. Mr Alwadaei ...

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Bahrain’s Six Years of Dangerous Decline

Brian Dooley, Contributor Senior Advisor, Human Rights First 10/28/2017 12:54 am ET Civilians are being tried by military courts again in Bahrain. With depressing symmetry, Bahrain put four civilians on trial in a military court again this week, almost exactly six years ...

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Bahrain’s reprisals against activist’s family must end

Bahrain’s reprisals against activist’s family must end

Joint NGO letter to: Canada, Denmark, European Union External Action (EEAS), France, Germany, Italy, Norway, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom, United States We write to ask you to urgently raise, both publicly and privately, the case of Sayed Nazar Alwadaei, Hajar ...

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My daughter will be born stateless – in the UK

My daughter will be born stateless – in the UK

Sayed Alwadaei I fled torture in Bahrain, and my family suffers endlessly because of my human rights work. The British government knows of our plight and does nothing Tuesday 24 October 2017 11.18 BSTLast modified on Tuesday 24 October 2017 14.40 BST My wife ...

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