Bahraini Human Rights Organisations Strongly Condemn the Execution of Four Activists in Saudi Arabia: Extrajudicial Killings after Unfair Trials

July 2017
Bahraini human rights organisations condemn the execution of four activists by Saudi authorities, and define it as part of the continuum repressive campaign against all citizens and activists who oppose the Saudi regime, based on their demands for civil and political rights.

GIDHR Newsletter - Issue #11

July 2017
The Gulf Institute for Democracy and Human Rights (GIDHR) issed its newsletter, issue #11 for the month of June 2017.

Inside:
- KSA: Targeted a car carrying two activists
- Severing the ties of the Gulf states with Qatar violates the Human Rights principles
- Bahrain's Ministry of Information Affairs suspends only independent newspaper

Amnesty: Ebtisam AlSaegh Prisoner of Conscience, Must Be Immediately Released

July 2017

The Bahraini authorities’ decision to bring terrorism charges against Ebtissam al-Saegh, a human rights defender detained since 3 July 2017, is a chilling blow to human rights in the country, said Amnesty International.

GIDHR Calls on the International Community to Try Saudi Arabia Before ICC

October 2017

BFHR: 12 Cases of Enforced Disappearance in Bahrain, One Case Lasting over 1 Year

October 2017

The Bahrain Forum for Human Rights said it monitored the cases of continued enforced disappearance of 12 Bahrainis from the following four areas: Malikiyah, Diraz, Sanabis and Buri, including the case of Sayed Fadel Abbas Radhi, which has lasted over one year.


Human rights report: UAE is forcibly deporting Syrian families

October 2017

Reuters: In blocking arms to Yemen, Saudi Arabia squeezes a starving population

October 2017

DJIBOUTI (Reuters) - Late last year, the Kota Nazar, a Singaporean ship with 636 containers of steel, paper, medicine and other goods, set sail to Hodeida, the largest cargo port in war-torn Yemen.

 

It never got there. Like dozens of other ships carrying food and supplies to Yemen over the past 30 months, the Kota Nazar was stopped by a Saudi Arabian warship blocking Yemen’s ports on the Red Sea.

BFHR: Monitoring 144 material incite Interviewer Said Al Alhamad

October 2017