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The Arab World's Wealthiest Nations Are Doing Next to Nothing for Syria's Refugees
World  (tags: Refugees&Relief, refugee crisis, syria, turkey, lebanon, egypt, iraq, jordan, saudi arabia, U.A.E., united arab emirates, kuwait, oman, bahrain, HumanRights, asylum seekers )

- 714 days ago -
As Amnesty International recently pointed out, the "six Gulf countries - Qatar, United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Oman and Bahrain - have offered zero resettlement places to Syrian refugees." This claim was echoed by Human Rights Watch.
Human Rights Activist Detained, Bahrain
World  (tags: Human Rights, petition, Bahrain )

- 1076 days ago -
Human rights activist Maryam Al-Khawaja, a dual Danish and Bahraini national, was arrested on 30 August and detained as a result of her human rights work. Please write to the authorities to immediately and unconditionally release Maryam Al-Khawaja.
Free Mahdi, Imprisoned For Defending Teachers' Rights ACTION
World  (tags: Mahdi, Bahrain, teacher imprisoned, humanrights, torture )

- 1206 days ago -
In early 2011, Mahdi called for a teachers' strike to support the growing demands for reform in Bahrain. For this, he says he has been tortured and denied medical treatment. Three years on, Mahdi remains in prison when he should be in a classroom.
HUMAN RIGHTS: No Justice for Tortured Bahraini Journalist
World  (tags: world, politics, Refugees&Relief, humanrights, Bahrain, society, news, middle-east, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', corruption, freedoms )

- 1497 days ago -
Though King Hamad of Bahrain's ruling Sunni Al-Khalifa family has urged for reform in the Shia-majority island kingdom, freedom of association and online activism are severely restricted, while charges of torture and unfair trials continue to surface.
Bahrain: Photo Journey
World  (tags: Bahrain, photos, travel, world )

- 1516 days ago -
Bahrain consists of 33 islands in the Persian Gulf (Arabian Gulf). The islands are mostly desert, and most of the population lives in or near Manama, the capital.
Bahrain Clashes Continue Ahead of F1 Grand Prix
World  (tags: world, politics, middle-east, violence, society, Bahrain, government, freedoms )

- 1585 days ago -
Heavy clashes between anti-government protesters and security forces have continued into the night in Bahrain, ahead of Sunday's F1 Grand Prix.
Take ACTION for Nabeel Rajab
World  (tags: Nabeel Rajab, Bahrain, humanrights, freedoms, prison, corruption, world, ethics, government )

- 1737 days ago -
After tweeting a sentence shorter than the one you're reading right now to Bahrain's Prime Minister demanding political change, Nabeel Rajab was arrested.
Riot Police Clash With Anti-Government Protesters in Capital City
World  (tags: Bahrain, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', conflict, education, freedoms, government, middle-east, politics, violence )

- 1773 days ago -
Riot police clashed with hundreds of anti-government protesters Friday in the Bahrain capital of Manama.
AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL: Human Rights 'Crisis' in Bahrain Despite Reform Pledge
World  (tags: world, Bahrain, humanrights, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', politics, news, middle-east )

- 1952 days ago -
Human rights are still being violated in Bahrain despite promises of reform, according to the campaign group Amnesty International.
Bahrain Protesters Join Anti-Government March in Manama
World  (tags: protests, activism, world, news, Bahrain, middle-east, politics, government, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!' )

- 1990 days ago -
Tens of thousands of people have joined an anti-government march just outside the Bahraini capital, Manama.
Stop Rewarding Dictators With Weapons! ACTION
World  (tags: war, ammunition, US, Congress, conflict, Bahrain, King Khalifah )

- 2135 days ago -
Tell Congress to stop arming the Bahraini dictatorship with weapons by supporting this resolution today!
Urgent Action
World  (tags: prisoners, China, Bahrain )

- 2294 days ago -
Please write on behalf of these tortured human rights defenders, members of Parliament, and medical personnel whose crimes are no more than peaceful protest or simply doing their job.
Will Yemen's Protesters Accept Saleh's Resignation Deal?
World  (tags: world, middle-east, news, politics, violence, Bahrain )

- 2309 days ago -
The country's struggling president agrees to step down in exchange for immunity. But not everyone in the opposition is willing to accept his terms
BAHRAIN: Crackdown Continues, Opposition and Human Rights Groups Say [Video]
World  (tags: world, middle-east, conflict, crackdown, Bahrain, politics, government, humanrights, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!' )

- 2334 days ago -
While regional attention is riveted by the ongoing unrest in Libya, Syria and Yemen, the government of Bahrain has been left in relative peace by the international community to continue its crackdown against the anti-government protest movement there, hum
Bahrain's King: Foreign Plot to Destabilize Country Foiled
World  (tags: violence, politics, middle-east, news, Bahrain, government, conflict, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', humanrights, world )

- 2344 days ago -
King Hamad said the plot had been in the making for more than two decades -- but did not name a country that he believed was trying to carry it out.

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