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Courageous defender of human rights Abdulhadi Al-Khawaja says from Jaw prison in Bahrain: Freedom or Death

2012-02-09

Beirut, 09 February, 2012 --- Courageous defender of human rights and the main founder of the Gulf Centre for Human Rights, Abdulhadi al-Khawaja, announced  from jaw prison, on Wednesday, 8 February,…

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Saudi Arabia- The Saudi government continues to target Human Rights Lawyer Waleed Abu Alkhair

2012-02-04

Beirut, 4 February,  2012 – Human rights defender and lawyer, Waleed Abu Alkhair is facing criminal charges and has been subjected to a media smear campaign as a result of his human rights…

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Saudi Arabia- Activists file complaint against Government's decision to reject their application to register a non-governmental foundation

2012-01-29

Saudi Arabia- Activists file complaint against Government's decision to reject their application to register a non-governmental foundation Beirut, 29 January, 2012– The founders of Adala (Justice)…

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Bahrain: The continued harassment, intimidation, and persecution of the Medics by the government

2012-01-29

Beirut, 29 January, 2012 – The Gulf Centre for Human Rights and Bahrain Centre for Human Rights would like to express in the strongest possible terms their profound concern following the arbitrary…

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Take Action Now : UAE: Revocation of citizenship of seven human rights defenders and deprivation of basic human rights

2012-01-16

Beirut, 16 January, 2012 -- On 29 December 2011, the Gulf Centre for Human Rights (GCHR) issued an appeal concerning a decree revoking the nationality of six human rights defenders, Sheikh Mohammad Abdul…

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Take Action Now : Iraq: Three journalists fired from their positions with State-owned newspaper Al-Sabah

2012-01-16

Beirut, 16 January, 2012 -- On 2 January 2012, Al-Sabah, a State-owned daily newspaper based in Baghdad announced that it had dismissed the head of the cultural section, Ahmed Abdulhossain and journalist…

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