August 6, 2014

No Excuse for Sexual Violence

In Algeria and Tunisia, the law allows a rapist to walk free if he marries his young victim. Help repeal these harmful laws!

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September 9, 2014

Maryam Al-Khawaja is the co-director of the Gulf Center for Human Rights & daughter of opposition activist Abdulhadi Al-Khawaja. She was arrested upon arrival in Bahrain on August 30.

August 29, 2014

Prisoner of conscience Abdulhadi Al-Khawaja, one of 13 jailed opposition activists, went on hunger strike on August 25 in protest of his arbitrary arrest and detention. His health is at grave risk....

July 17, 2014

Dr. Sa'eed Mothaher Habib al-Samahiji was arrested on 1 July to serve a one-year sentence for “insulting the King of Bahrain”. He is a prisoner of conscience.

April 25, 2014

A number of Bahraini citizens, who had their nationality revoked in 2012, are now at risk of being forced to leave Bahrain. Most have been rendered stateless.