Bahrain: Investigate Ali Isa al-Tajer’s Torture Allegations (UA 267/15)

Urgent Action
February 11, 2016
Ali Isa al-Tajer’s detention has been extended by a further month. A forensic doctor referred him to see three consultants about his alleged torture. He has been examined by only one of them. 
1) Please write immediately in English, Arabic or your own language:
  • Urging the authorities to investigate Ali Isa al-Tajer’s torture allegations promptly, publish the results, including the results of any medical examinations, bring those responsible to justice and disregard any confessions extracted under torture in any proceeding against him;
  • Urging them to take him to see a urologist and orthopedic consultant, as recommended by the forensic doctor, and ensure he has access to any medical care that he may require;
  • Calling on them to ensure Ali Isa al-Tajer and other prisoners are held in humane conditions, including by allowing them adequate winter clothing.
2) For the full Urgent Action, including appeal addresses and further information, please click on the Word or PDF version below.
3) Please let us know if you took action so that we can track our impact!
  • EITHER send a short email to uan@aiusa.org with “UA 267/15” in the subject line, and include in the body of the email the number of letters and/or emails you sent,
  • OR fill out this short online form to let us know how you took action.
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