Bahrain: Human Rights Defender and Journalist Reem Khalifa on Trial as a Result of Fabricated Charges


 BEIRUT, November 12, 2011 – The Gulf Centre for Human Rights and Bahrain Centre for Human Rights call on Bahraini authorities to drop all charges against Reem Khalifa, a journalist of Al-Wasat…

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Take Action Now : Bahrain: The continued harassment and persecution of the Medics


Beirut, 6 November, 2011 – Bahraini authorities has ordered doctors who treated injured protesters during the government crackdown on Pearl Square, to stop their medical work in the private clinics.…

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Take Action Now : United Arab Emirates: The continued ill-treatment of the five activists and public incitement to kill them


Beirut, 29 October, 2011 -- Five detained human rights defenders: Nasser bin Gaith, an economy professor at Sorbonne-Abu Dhabi, Ahmed Mansoor, a human rights activist and blogger, Fahad Salim Dalk, Hassan…

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Take Action Now : In Bahrain, criminal court fines four journalists


BEIRUT, October 13, 2011 – The Gulf Centre for Human Rights is concerned regarding the fine sentence handed down today to Al-Wasat journalists in Bahrain. Bahrain High Criminal Court sentenced the…

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Take Action Now : Yemen: Journalist & Activist Tawakkul Kerman Wins Nobel Peace Prize for 2011


BEIRUT, October 9, 2011 - The Gulf Centre for Human Rights congratulates journalist and activist Tawakkul Kerman, head of Women Journalists Without Chains, on the occasion of receiving the Nobel Peace…

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Bahraini authorities should stop harassing Teachers Association


BEIRUT, September 26, 2011- The Gulf Centre for Human Rights (GCHR) and the Bahrain Center for Human Rights (BCHR) are deeply concerned regarding a prison sentence issued by a military tribunal against…

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