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Take Action Now : Bahrain: Human rights defenders Nabeel Rajab and Ghada Jamsheer remain imprisoned despite poor health, other rights defenders banned from travel

2016-10-10

Two prominent human rights defenders remain imprisoned in Bahrain, despite poor health, and further at risk by unsanitary prison conditions. Both Ghada Jamsheer and Nabeel Rajab have been jailed for their…

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Take Action Now : Bahrain: “Their freedom is their right” campaign names Nabeel Rajab prisoner of the month in September 2016

2016-09-01

Cairo/Beirut - “Their freedom is their right” (“#حريتهم_حقهم”) is a campaign for defending the rights of prisoners of conscience launched by Maharat Foundation and the…

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Take Action Now : Syria: “Their freedom is their right” campaign names Bassel Khartabil prisoner of the month in August 2016

2016-08-11

Cairo/Beirut - “Their freedom is their right” (“#حريتهم_حقهم”) is a campaign for defending the rights of prisoners of conscience launched by Maharat Foundation and the…

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Take Action Now : Bahrain: #FreeZainabAndBaby, Demand the immediate and unconditional release of Zainab Al-Khawaja and her 15-month-old son

2016-04-12

UPDATE: The Thunderclap campaign is now closed. It had a social media reach of over 1.4 million. Zainab Al-Khawaja remains in prison with her baby, despite promises by Bahrain's Foreign Affairs Minister…

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Take Action Now : Syria: “Their freedom is their right” campaign announces Razan Zaitouneh as the prisoner of the month in February

2016-02-10

“Their freedom is their right” (“#حريتهم_حقهم”) is a campaign for defending the rights of prisoners of conscience launched by Maharat Foundation and the Arabic Network…

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Take Action Now : Special Report: On International Day to End Impunity, GCHR calls for investigations to bring to justice perpetrators of crimes against human rights defenders

2015-11-02

Today, 2 November, on the International Day to End Impunity for Crimes against Journalists, the Gulf Centre for Human Rights (GCHR) calls for thorough investigations into unsolved attacks on human rights…

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