Report: Ebtisam Alsaegh, the National Security Apparatus, an Instrument of Intimidation and Torture

Report: Ebtisam Alsaegh, the National Security Apparatus, an Instrument of Intimidation and Torture

(Paris, France, July 23, 2017) *Who is Ebtisam Alsaegh? Ebtisam Alsaegh is a Bahraini human rights defender working in SALAM for Democracy and Human Rights, a non-governmental organization registered in the United Kingdom. On Tuesday, July 18, 2017, the Prosecution ...

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Human rights defenders in #Bahrain are Repressed

Human rights defenders in #Bahrain are Repressed

By Reema Shaalan* The Bahraini government continues to crackdown on peaceful demonstraters. Amid these critical conditions, there has been recently a wave of violations against human rights activists, to silence their voices. In fact, there is a fear of a ...

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Bahraini human rights organisations strongly condemn the execution of four activists in Saudi Arabia

Bahraini human rights organisations strongly condemn the execution of four activists in Saudi Arabia

Extrajudicial killing some  after unfair trials The Saudi Interior Ministry announced on Tuesday (July 11th, 2017) the execution of four activists; residents of the Qatif area, who it claims are ‘convicted of terrorism’. The Victims are: Amjad Naji Al Mu’aybid, ...

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Urgent Appeal Bahrain: Human rights activists are targeted after being exposed to torture in earlier periods

Urgent Appeal Bahrain: Human rights activists are targeted after being exposed to torture in earlier periods

4 July 2017 The signatory human rights organizations denounce the new arrest campaign against one of its cadres and members, human rights defender Ebtisam Alsaegh and independent human rights activist Mohammed Khalil AlShakhouri by masked security forces in plain clothes ...

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Torture in Bahrain: A State Behavior and A Systematic Policy

Torture in Bahrain: A State Behavior and A Systematic Policy

Torture in Bahrain: A State Behavior and A Systematic Policy On the International Day in Support of Victims of Torture: Bahraini human rights organizations call for an end to torture and accountability of “torturers” Introduction On the International Day in ...

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