Newsletter #94


Case of Human Rights Defender Nabeel Rajab Postponed to 15 April

On March 15, 2015, the Bahrain Criminal Court of Appeal postponed its verdict in the appeal filed by Mr. Rajab against a six-month prison sentence until April 15, 2015. Meanwhile, the ban travel imposed on Mr. Rajab since November 2, 2014, is still in place pending the appeal.


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Updates from the Ground
  • More than 53 people arrested, including 5 children
  • More than 45 trials postponed
  • Security forces continue to use excessive force including tear gas and shotgun pellets against protesters

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Event Summary: Religious Discrimination in Bahrain

ADHRB Publishes Report on Saudi Arabia’s Judiciary

The Cognitive Dissonance at the Heart of American Diplomacy

Sayed Yousif al-Muhafdha Delivers Item 3 Intervention at HRC28

Manar Maki Delivers Statement to Panel on the Rights of the Child

Event Summary: Criminal Justice & Human Rights in Saudi Arabia

Event Summary: ADHRB Panel on Civil Society and the United Nations

Ali al-Dubisi Delivers Item 3 Oral Intervention on Saudi Arabia at HRC28

NGOs condemn the violent attack on Prisoners at Bahrain Central Prison Jaw

ADHRB Executive Director Engages in Interactive Dialogue on Cultural Rights at HRC28

ADHRB Associate Engages in Interactive Dialogue on Violence Against Children at HRC28

ADHRB & ESOHR Condemn Saudi Government’s Continued Travel Ban on Samar Badawi

Arabic Articles
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