22 May, 2013

US Department of State: International Religious Freedom Report for 2012 - Bahrain

The annual Report to Congress on International Religious Freedom – the International Religious Freedom Report – describes the status of religious freedom in every country. The...

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9 Dec, 2012

Mosques Under Construction Re-Demolished by Authorities in Bahrain

09 Dec 2012 The Bahrain Center for Human Rights expresses concern over the continued attacks on religious freedom represented in the re-demolishing of Shia mosques, which...

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28 Oct, 2011

Bahrain: Urgent measures required to combat discrimination against women

26 October 2011 Joint press release - FIDH - Coalition for equality without reservation - Bahrain Human Rights Society (BHRS) - Bahrein Center for Human Rights (BCHR) The...

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12 Oct, 2011

Bank of Bahrain and Kuwait follows the hysteric trend of unfair dismissals and sectarian discrimination in employment within the

5 October 2011 Bahrain Center for Human Rights (BCHR) expresses its concern regarding the policy of discrimination in employment and unfair dismissals, which has taken place in...

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7 Oct, 2011

Victim of systematic torture AlGuraifi gets disability and paraplegia due to torture by Bahraini security forces and military

From the torture rooms in prisons to the intensive care unit in the Salmaneyya Medical Center (SMC); the suffering of the victim and his family continued as his only crime he...

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29 Sep, 2011

Front Line Defenders Deplores Prison Sentences Handed Down to Doctors and Nurses in Bahrain

Dublin, Ireland, September 29, 2011 – Front Line Defenders condemns in the strongest terms the sentencing today by the Bahrain National Safety Court of First Instance of 20...

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27 Sep, 2011

Discrimination in scholarship distribution: another sectarian campaign directed towards students

27 September 2011 Bahrain Center for Human Rights (BCHR) expresses its deep concern to the systematic chain of violations that have been directed towards students after the...

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24 Sep, 2011

HRW: Bahrain: Reinstate Ousted Students, Faculty. Hundreds Dismissed for Peaceful Dissent

September 24, 2011 (New York) – Universities inBahrain should immediately reinstate all students, faculty, and staff who were dismissed solely for expressing opinions...

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23 Sep, 2011

Human Rights First: United States Government Urged to Break the Silence on Bahrain Abuses

Photo: Bahrain riot police attacking one of Bahrain villages 23 September 2011 Washington, DC –The United States Government must break its silence on Bahrain and condemn...

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14 Sep, 2011

Robbery at Gunpoint and vandalism: crimes systematically committed against pro-democracy citizens

14 Sep 2011 The Bahrain Center for Human Rights condemns the acts of systematic vandalism and robbery at gunpoint committed by the Bahraini security forces and army...

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