Dry Dock Prison Hunger Strikers’ Health Deteriorates & Officers Threaten to Stop Strike by Force
Detainees at Bahrain’s Dry Dock Prison revealed that prison officers threatened to use force to stop the collective hunger strike, which the prisoners have launched demanding that the abuses practiced by prison authorities against them be put to an end.
Dry Dock Prisoners Call on Int’l Organizations to Consider their Hunger Strike Demands
Sources from inside Central Jaw Prison announced an appeal to international human rights organizations for taking into consideration the demands made by prisoners on hunger strikes.
Dry Dock Prisoners' Families Urge National Institute for Human Rights to Take Real Action
The families of detainees held at Dry Dock Prison rallied and called on the Bahraini Ministry of Interior to meet the prisoners' demands and improve prison conditions.
Detainee Mohammad Fakhrawi Begins Open Hunger Strike in Dry Dock Prison
Detainee Mohammad Fakhrawi has started an open hunger strike protesting against the new human rights violations committed against the detainees in Dry Dock Prison.
Detainees in Dry Dock Prison: We’re Treated Like Animals
Summary: Detainees in Bahrain’s Dry Dock Prison said that they are subjected to torture and are forced to imitate animal sounds.
Al-Halwachi Family Files Complaint about Insect Infestation in Dry Dock Prison
The family of detainee Khalil Al-Halwachi filed a complaint to the Bahrain Ombudsman Office regarding the infestation of insects, especially cockroaches in the pre-trial detention center at Dry Dock Prison.
Al-Halwachi Demands Dry Dock Prison Authority to Apologize: I Was Insulted & My Personal Belongings Destroyed
Political Activist Khalil Al-Halwachi asked the prison administration in a letter to apologize for all the violations that took place against him, vow that it wouldn’t happen again, and compensate him for all his belonging that were seized and destroyed.
EBOHR: Detainees Beaten in Dry Dock Prison
The European-Bahraini Organization for Human Rights (EBOHR) said that detainees held in cell-block 10 in the pre-trial detention unit in Dry Dock prison were subjected to humiliating searching procedures before matters developed into verbal quarrels between the detainees and prison officers who started beating each other.
Bilad Al-Qadeem Detainees Transferred to “Dry Dock Prison” held for One Month
Bahrain Mirror: Parents of 9 detainees from Bilad Al-Qadeem said that they received calls from their sons on Thursday (November 26, 2015), stating that they were transferred to the Pre-Trial Detention Center in Dry Dock Prison and detained for a whole month.
Health of Hunger-Striking Detainees in Dry Dock Prison Deteriorates
Bahrain Mirror: Detainee Khalil Al-Halwachi stressed that the health of the prisoners who went on a hunger strike in ward 10 in the Dry Dock Detention Center started to deteriorate, holding the authorities accountable.
Dry Dock Prison Refused to Receive Detainee Qassem Ismail due to his Injury & Deteriorating Medical Condition
Dry Dock Prison authority refused to receive Qassem Ismail due to his deteriorating medical condition from the serious injury he had sustained after Interior Ministry forces targeted him with shotgun pellets in Bahrain's Karbabad.
Open Hunger Strike in Dry Dock Prison Starts Saturday
Human Rights activist and member of the European-Bahraini Organization for Human Rights, Fatima Al-Halwachi, said that she received a call from her imprisoned father, Khalil Al-Halwachi, in which he stated that the political prisoners in Dry Dock Prison will start an open hunger strike on Saturday.
Detainee Suffering from Sickle Disease in Pitiful Condition Due to Torture & Solitary Confinement
Bahrain Mirror: The European-Bahraini Organisation for Human Rights said that it received a statement confirming that detainee Hassan Ali Abdullah (20 years old), held in solitary confinement in Dry Dock Prison, is in “a pitiful condition”.