ADHRB Weekly Newsletter 60

Event Summary: Combating Migrant Labor Abuses & Ending Human Trafficking in the Gulf


8 July, 2014 — Washington, D.C. — Americans for Democracy & Human Rights in Bahrain (ADHRB), in conjunction with the Solidarity Center of the AFL-CIO, hosted a briefing on Capitol Hill titled “Modern Day Slavery: What the U.S. Government and the International Community Can Do to Combat Migrant Labor Abuse and End Human Trafficking in the Gulf.” The event was cosponsored by ADHRB and the Solidarity Center of the AFL-CIO, and included participants from Human Rights Watch and Amnesty International.
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Bahrain in the News
 Expelled US diplomat Tom Malinowski condemns Bahrain
 State Department Press Briefing on Malinowski (Video)
 Congress Weighs Response to Diplomat’s Expulsion from Bahrain
 Bahrain Charges Opposition Leader over Meeting with a U.S. DiplomatCommentary on Bahrain
 Bahrain’s Bad Decision
 U.S. Should Respond to Bahrain
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 BAHRAIN: Doctor Jailed for “Insulting the King”
 Bahrain: Drop Charges Against Opposition Leaders
 Activist Abdulelah Almahoozi At Great Risk Of Torture
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