Bahrain

Bahrainis hold demos in solidarity with Sheikh Qassim

Scores of people have held separate protests in Bahrain to support prominent Shia cleric Sheikh Isa Qassim and condemn the ongoing crackdown on pro-democracy activists. Demonstrations were staged in the ...

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Bahraini activists warn against normalization of ties with Israel

More than 400 Bahraini judicial activists have warned against any normalization of relations with Israel, expressing their support for the Palestinian cause. The activists blasted Bahraini officials for hosting an ...

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UN urges Bahrain to release Rights activist Nabeel Rajab

“We are seriously concerned about the ongoing prosecution of Nabeel Rajab,” said Liz Throssell, the spokeswoman for the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, in Geneva, Switzerland, on Friday, adding that criticizing ...

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Bahrain regime grills prominent activist over criticizing Wahhabism

Bahraini regime authorities have put imprisoned prominent Bahraini human rights campaigner Nabeel Rajab through the mill over criticizing oil-rich Persian Gulf monarchies for spreading “extremism” in an article published in ...

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Bahraini court summons top cleric Sheikh Isa Qassim

Regime forces in Bahrain have handed a warrant to prominent cleric Sheikh Isa Qassim to appear in court, after clashing with his supporters. Bahraini police forces used tear gas against ...

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