International Mission to Bahrain Report / Justice Denied in Bahrain: Freedom of Expression and Assembly Curtailed


  January 2012 Contents Executive summary. 3 Methodology. 5 I. Violations. 6 1. Digital Media Censorship.. 6 2. Detention and Persecution of Human Rights Defenders. 7 3. Arrests, Murder and Harassment…

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United Arab Emirates: Briefing Paper on Suppression of Free Expression, including Threats and Intimidation against the “UAE 5”


Authored by Dr. Charlotte Peevers, a barrister based in the United Kingdom, on behalf of the Gulf Centre for Human Rights (GCHR). Support for the briefing paper, including research assistance, was provided…

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Threats, intimidation, and attacks against human rights defenders and independent journalists in Bahrain.


Human rights defenders in Bahrain exposed to an unprecedented campaign of repression in the history of Bahrain after the government attacked the peaceful protests that began in February 14, 2011, where…

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