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UN High Commissioner Urges Bahrain to Implement HRC Recommendations

2016-09-14 - 12:36 am

Bahrain Mirror: The United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid bin Ra'ad Al-Hussein said on Tuesday (September 13, 2016) that Bahrain should pay more heed to human rights.Referring to Bahrain, Zeid further noted that in the past decade, outcomes were proven time and time again to be disastrous when the Government attempted to crush its people's vioces instead of protecting them.

During his opening address at the UNHRC 33rd session, the high commissioner expressed grave concern over the stripping of nationalities in Bahrain without due process, calling on the government to cooperate more effectively with the OHCHR and implement its recommendations.

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