Bahrain

Bahrainis express solidarity with Sheikh Isa Qassim

Bahraini anti-regime protesters have taken to the streets to express solidarity with senior Shia cleric Sheikh Isa Qassim. Demonstrations were held in the villages of Diraz, Shakhoura and Abu Saiba on ...

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UK taught Bahrain police how to whitewash custody deaths

Reprieve, an international human rights organization, has published a report shedding light on a British program to train the Bahraini police on how to “whitewash” detainee deaths in custody. According ...

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Bahrain to auction Shia bloc’s assets

A court in Bahrain has ruled that the assets belonging to the al-Wefaq opposition group, which was the largest parliamentary group in the country before being banned and dissolved, be ...

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Bahrain raids on al-Wefaq offices strategic mistake: Iran

Iran has voiced deep concerns about a series of raids by Manama’s forces on the offices of Bahrain’s main Shia opposition bloc, saying such repressive measures against political dissent in the country ...

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Bahraini protesters voice solidarity Sheikh Qassim

Hundreds of Bahrainis have held a fresh protest in support of senior Shia cleric Sheikh Isa Qassim and to condemn the Manama regime’s heavy-handed crackdown on dissent. Bahraini regime forces fired ...

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Al-Wefaq: Bahrain will always support Palestine

The deputy secretary general of the al-Wefaq National Islamic Society says “there is no place for Zionists in Bahrain” after the Manama authorities decided to host an Israeli delegation. “The regime’s decision to ...

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