Jalila Al-Sayed Amin Released after Almost 1-Year Imprisonment
A Bahraini court decided on Sunday (January 31, 2016) to release detainee Jalila Al-Sayed Amin following nearly one year of imprisonment.
Al-Hurra News Names Bahraini Activist Zainab Al-Khawaja “Most Gulf Influential Woman”
Bahrain Mirror (Exclusive): Al-Hurra News announced on its website that the Bahraini activist Zainab Al-Khawaja was given the title of the “most Gulf influential woman” of 2015 in a survey undertaken by the news website last week.
Bahrain Arrests Layla Abdulnabi Raising Number of Female Detainees to 6
Bahrain Mirror: The Bahraini authorities arrested on Tuesday (December 15, 2015) Layla Abdulnabi, after the court of appeals sentenced her to 6 months in prison over Jaw Prison events that took place on March 10, 2015.
Bahrain Observatory Calls for Stopping State Violence against Bahraini Women
Bahrain Mirror: The Bahrain Human Rights Observatory (BHRO) called on the Bahraini authorities to put a clear strategy that counters and prevents state violence against women in Bahrain.
For 3rd Time Since 2012: Seddiqa Al-Basri Arrested at Bahrain International Airport
Bahrain Mirror: Bahrain’s security forces arrested Seddiqa Al-Basri on Wednesday morning (August 5, 2015); the third time she has been taken into custody since 2012.