American Senators raise their Concerns About the Human Rights Record in Bahrain

Seven American Senators raise their concerns regarding the troubling human rights record in Bahrain through a letter sent to the Secretary of State Antony Blinken.

The Senators added that “For the past decade, the State Department and major human rights advocates have detailed a long list of serious and ongoing human rights abuses in Bahrain.”

The Senators  further asked a series of questions to the Secretary of State about actions taken regarding the human rights record in Bahrain.

The Senators signing the letter are Ron Wyden, Marco Rubio, Tammy Baldwin, Sherrod Brown, Patrick Leahy, Jeff Merkley, and Bernie Sanders.