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Over 160 Bahraini inmates lodge complaint over degrading prison conditions

Over 160 Bahraini inmates lodge complaint over degrading prison conditions

More than 160 imprisoned Bahraini political opponents and pro-democracy activists have protested against humiliating treatment, inhumane conditions, and abusive treatment inside the kingdom’s notorious Jaw Prison, and filed a complaint in the hope that their situation would improve. The 162…
ADHRB condemns attack on 14 Bahraini political prisoners in isolation

ADHRB condemns attack on 14 Bahraini political prisoners in isolation

Since August 10, 2022, 14 Bahraini political prisoners have been languishing under horrific human rights violations in Jaw Prison, cut off from the outside world and unable to communicate between them and their families. Americans for Democracy and Human Rights,…
Bahrain court upholds charge against prominent rights defender after denying legal access

Bahrain court upholds charge against prominent rights defender after denying legal access

A Bahraini court upheld charges against one of the country’s most prominent human rights defenders on Thursday, after denying him access to an appeal hearing, according to his family and rights campaigners. Abdul-Hadi al-Khawaja, 61, was initially imprisoned in 2011…
Human rights violations in Bahrain raise the cry of Europeans and condemnations again

Human rights violations in Bahrain raise the cry of Europeans and condemnations again

The European Parliament’s adoption of a draft resolution calling on Bahrain to immediately and unconditionally release Bahraini-Danish human rights defender Abdulhadi Al-Khawaja and all other political prisoners constituted a new European condemnation of the human rights violations committed by the…
Thousands of Bahrainis commemorate the martyrdom anniversary of Lady al-Zahraa (peace be upon her)

Thousands of Bahrainis commemorate the martyrdom anniversary of Lady al-Zahraa (peace be upon her)

With tears and chest beatings, thousands of Bahrainis in several regions of the country, today and yesterday evening, commemorated the martyrdom anniversary of Lady Fatima al-Zahraa (peace be upon her). Husseiniyat and mosques in Bahrain witnessed the establishment of mourning…
Bahrain: Followers of Ahlulbayt celebrate blessed birth of Lady Zainab

Bahrain: Followers of Ahlulbayt celebrate blessed birth of Lady Zainab

Bahrainis celebrated the blessed birth anniversary of Lady Zainab (peace be upon her) today Thursday, according to their customs and traditions. They emphasized the depth of their sincere affiliation with the pure Imams (peace be upon them) and their adherence…
Wide solidarity with prisoner of conscience in Bahrain, Hassan Mushaima

Wide solidarity with prisoner of conscience in Bahrain, Hassan Mushaima

Prisoner of Conscience Hassan Mushaima suffers from a difficult health condition inside the detention centers of the Bahraini authorities, while his son Mohammed has been protesting in front of the detention for days, to demand that his father be allowed…
Bahrain: Protests inside Jaw prison, rejecting ongoing restrictions policies

Bahrain: Protests inside Jaw prison, rejecting ongoing restrictions policies

Sources monitoring affairs of prisoners of conscience inside Jaw Central Prison in Bahrain confirmed that a number of political prisoners in Building 7 continue protesting due to continuing offense against scholars and prominent figures. Bahraini activist Youssef Al-Jamri said in…
UN calls on Bahrain to respect freedom of Shia Muslims, release political detainees

UN calls on Bahrain to respect freedom of Shia Muslims, release political detainees

The member states of the Human Rights Council called on Bahrain to respect the religious freedoms of the Shias, and to release political detainees in the country. According to information received by Shia Waves Agency, Ireland has called for protecting…
Bahrain Activists Urge Pope to Press Regime to End Rights Abuse, Meet with Prisoners

Bahrain Activists Urge Pope to Press Regime to End Rights Abuse, Meet with Prisoners

Relatives of Bahraini political prisoners have called on Pope Francis to put pressure on the Manama regime to end human rights abuses across the kingdom, calling on the pontiff to highlight the plight of the inmates by visiting their families…
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