Appeals Court Upholds Sentences Reaching Life Term, Citizenship Revocation against 5 Defendants in Political Case
2019-06-19 - 5:13 p
Bahrain Mirror: The Appeals Criminal Court upheld verdicts against 5 defendants in a political case. It upheld a life jail sentence against an appellant out of 7, 10-year jail term against 2, 5 year-jail term against a female suspect and 3-year jail term against the last one, as well as their citizenship revocation.
The authorities claim that the first and second suspects (outside Bahrain) recruited the rest of the suspects, trained them in camps in Iraq and provided them with money to target the police.