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Bahrain: Human Rights Defender in prison for tweeting about human rights violations

2012-12-18

  The Gulf Centre for Human Rights (GCHR) and the Bahrain Centre for Human Rights (BCHR) express grave concern over the continued attacks on human rights defenders with arrest and intimidation, as…

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Bahrain: Human Rights defender Zainab Al-Khawaja detained for peacefully protesting

2012-12-17

The Gulf Centre for Human Rights (GCHR) and the Bahrain Centre for Human Rights (BCHR) express grave concern over the ongoing judicial harassments against human rights activist Zainab Al-Khawaja. On 9…

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Take Action Now : Saudi Arabia: Arrest and detention of prominent human rights defender, lawyer and former judge, head of the Saudi Civil and Political Rights Association (ACPRA) Sheikh Suliaman Al-Rashudi

2012-12-16

On the morning of Wednesday, 12  December 2012, prominent human rights defender, lawyer and former judge, and head of the Saudi Civil and Political Rights Association (ACPRA),  Sheikh Suliaman…

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Kuwait- Arrest and detention of human rights defenders Abdulhakim Al-Fadhli, Abdulnasser Al-Fadhli and Abdullah Ghanim

2012-12-15

On 13 December 2012 protestors gathered in Taimaa square near Kuwait city, calling for the release of Abdulhakim Al-Fadhli and his brother Abdulnasser Al-Fadhli who were arrested in recent days for their…

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Bahrain: Ruling by Court of Appeal passes a two-year in prison sentence on leading human rights activist Nabeel Rajab

2012-12-12

The Gulf Center for Human Rights (GCHR) and the Bahrain center for human Rights (BCHR)  express grave concern about the ruling by the court of appeal which passes a two-year in prison sentence on…

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Mission to UAE Supports European Resolution Against Crackdown on Activists / Free expression rights of 64 detainees violated

2012-12-10

10 December 2012 - International Human Rights Day A crackdown in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has violated the free expression rights of 64 detainees, including human rights lawyers, in the Gulf Kingdom,…

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