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


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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Bahrain: Vicious Attack on Human Rights defender Nabeel Rajab


The Gulf Centre for Human Rights, the Bahrain Centre for Human Rights and Cairo Institute for Human Rights Studies hold the authorities in Bahrain full responsibility for the life and safety of human…

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Take Action Now : The Government should stop targeting and harassing human rights defender Dr. Nada Dhaif and her family


Beirut, 31 December, 2011 --- The Gulf Centre for Human Rights would like to express in the strongest possible terms its profound concern following the interrogation, at the Criminal Investigation Directorate…

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Take Action Now : The Government Should Revoke the Decree that Withdraws the Nationality of the 6 Reformists


 Beirut, 29 December, 2011 – The Gulf Centre for Human Rights expresses concern at the decree issued by the Head of State in the United Arab Emirates to withdraw nationality from six advocates…

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Take Action Now : Zainab is whom I look forward to be!


My letter to all the International Human Rights Organization: Kindly Take Action NOW! Dear Friends, My name is Asma Darwish (@eagertobefree), 21 years old. I am a human rights activist from Bahrain. I…

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Take Action Now : HRDs from Gulf Region: Free the Courageous Defender Zainab Al-Khawaja Immediately Without Any Conditions


Beirut, December 17, 2011 --- Human rights activists from the Gulf region gathered in Beirut at the invitation of the Gulf Centre for Human Rights expressed their solidarity with human rights activist,…

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