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May 24, 2011
Associated Press

"Amnesty International urged Bahrain to overturn the death sentences of two people arrested during Shiite-led anti-government protests in the Gulf island kingdom."

May 18, 2011
A military court has sentenced 15 activists to between one and four years imprisonment for "participating in illegal demonstrations and inciting hatred against the regime".
Press Release
May 11, 2011

Amnesty International today urged the U.S. government to send its ambassador in Bahrain to monitor the trial of 14 prominent opposition activists that is set to begin Thursday. The human rights or...

May 11, 2011
The military trial of 21 prominent Bahraini opposition activists must meet international fair trial standards, Amnesty International said today.

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