Tag: Human Rights

Bahrain Continues Arbitrary Imprisonment of Taiba Darwish Despite Reduced Sentence

Bahrain Continues Arbitrary Imprisonment of Taiba Darwish Despite Reduced Sentence

On 18 April 2018, a Bahraini appeals court reduced the sentence against political prisoner Taiba Darwish from five to three years in prison. Darwish was arbitrarily imprisoned in 2016 in reprisal for housing pro-democracy activists. While the reduced sentence is welcomed, the Government of Bahrain continues to hold Darwish on […]