Bahrain

Bahrain approves military trials for civilians

Bahrain has approved trial of civilians at military tribunals in a measure blasted by human rights campaigners as being tantamount to imposition of an undeclared martial law countrywide. The Consultative ...

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Bahrain arrested 1,300 activists in 2016

A Bahraini rights group says the regime in Manama detained 1,300 anti-regime protesters and activists in 2016, as people in the kingdom prepare to mark the anniversary of their uprising ...

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Bahraini protesters clash with regime forces

Tensions are still simmering in Bahrain. Fresh clashes have broken out between regime forces and protesters angry at the recent execution of three activists. Local media reported on Wednesday that ...

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Protests against execution of Shia activists rage on in Bahrain

Anti-regime protests continue across Bahrain in strong condemnation of the recent execution of three Shia Muslim activists, whom the Al Khalifah regime alleged had killed three policemen during a pro-democracy demonstration ...

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Bahrain urged to drop charges against France 24 correspondent

The media rights groups Reporters Without Borders has called on Bahrain’s Al Khalifah regime to abandon the trial of female journalist Nazeeha Saeed. “We reiterate our support for Saeed and urge ...

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Bahrain executes 3 activists amid public rage

Bahrain has executed three anti-regime Shia activists over their alleged role in a 2014 bomb attack, amid widespread public anger against the death verdicts. The regime in Manama carried out the ...

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