Tag: torture

Profiles in Persecution: Husain Ali Barbar

Profiles in Persecution: Husain Ali Barbar

Husain Ali Barbar is a 23-year-old Bahraini student who was arrested at just 18 years old, arbitrarily detained, tortured, and refused proper medical treatment by prison officials. Husain is currently imprisoned at Jau Prison. On 29 September 2014, around midnight, officers from Bahrain’s Ministry of Interior (MoI), including riot police, […]

Profiles in Persecution: Isa Jaafar AlAbd

Profiles in Persecution: Isa Jaafar AlAbd

Isa Jaafar AlAbd is a 24-year-old Bahraini and former employee of the K & K Food Company. He has been arrested multiple times, beaten by authorities, and denied medical care during detention. Isa has suffered from a heart condition since birth and has undergone numerous surgeries as a result, and […]

Profiles in Persecution: Husain Ali Muhana

Profiles in Persecution: Husain Ali Muhana

Husain Ali Muhana is a 23-year-old Bahraini student who was arrested without a warrant from his friend’s house by officers from Bahrain’s Criminal Investigations Directorate (CID) and other Ministry of Interior (MOI) officers in 2017. He was subsequently tortured and convicted in an unfair mass trial, and is currently in […]