May 3, 2012
Thirteen activists and a journalist arrested by Kuwait’s security forces during an apparently peaceful protest by members of the stateless Bidun minority are still detained.
April 17, 2012
Legislators in Kuwait are due to vote on draft legislation that would make blasphemy a crime punishable by death.
March 15, 2012
Kuwaiti teenager Ali Feifel Sahad al-Ali was released on 14 March 2012, after he was sentenced to one month in prison. He returned to Kuwait with his family the same day.
February 10, 2012
A global day of action will be held in nearly 20 countries on 11 February in solidarity with protesters in the Middle East and North Africa.