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Saudi Arabia: 10 year travel ban imposed on writer and human rights defender Sheikh Mikhlif Al-Shammari

2012-04-10

Beirut, 10 April, 2012 --  On 8 April 2012 human rights defender Sheikh Mikhlif Al-Shammari was told by the Department of Immigration, while trying to cross the King Fahd Causeway on his way to Bahrain,…

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Take Action Now : Saudi Arabia: Detained Human Rights Defender Mohammed Albajady between life and death

2012-04-10

Beirut, 10 April, 2012 -- The Gulf Centre for Human Rights has received reliable information indicating that the life of human rights defender Mohammed Albajady, currently detained in the Kingdom of Saudi…

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Joint urgent appeal: Detained defender AlKhawaja between life and death

2012-04-05

 The Bahrain Center for Human Rights (BCHR), the Gulf Center for Human Rights (GCHR), the Cairo Institute for Human Rights Studies (CIHRS), and El Nadeem Centre for Rehabilitation of Victims of Violance,…

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Urgent appeal to save the life of Bahraini human rights defender Abdulhadi Al-Khawaja, who is facing death

2012-04-03

Open letter to the United Nations/governments of Denmark, US, UK and all other governments and organizations concerned with human rights:  Today, April 3, 2012, human rights defender Abdulhadi Al-Khawaja,…

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Human Rights Defender Nabeel Rajab received the Advocacy Award from Index on Censorship

2012-03-31

Index On Censorship - 29 March 2012 Human rights defender Nabeel Rajab, director of the Gulf Centre for Human Rights and Bahrain Centre for Human Rights have received the Advocacy Award from Index on…

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Take Action Now : UAE: Arbitrary arrest and detention of two human rights defenders, Mr. Ahmed Ghaith Al-Suwaidi and Dr. Ahmed Yousef Al- Zaabi

2012-03-30

Beirut, 30 March, 2012 --  Two human rights defenders, Mr. Ahmed Ghaith Al-Suwaidi and Dr. Ahmed Yousef Al-Zaabi, have been detained following their arbitrary arrest by  UAE Security…

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