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Bahraini human rights defender Nabeel Rajab has been released on medical grounds. He is still facing separate charges, for which he could face up to 10 years in prison.
Fourteen students and young activists held in prison after peaceful protests have been released. They and two other students, now free on bail, still face trial in a military court.
A lower court will be considering a petition by Yevgeniy Vitishko’s lawyer for a mitigated sentence after Tambov Regional Court denied the environmental activist’s parole on 25 June.
A political activist has been sentenced to five years in prison in Bahrain for describing the war in Yemen as a violation of international law. He is a prisoner of conscience.