Marking 3 Years since Rajab's Detention, US Senator Calls for His Immediate Release
Marking 3 years since detainment of Bahraini human rights activist Nabeel Rajab, US Senator Rubio Press called for his immediate release.
Nabeel Rajab Trial Mockery of Justice, Verdict against him “Surrealistic”
The Observatory for the Protection of Human Rights Defenders, a partnership of FIDH and the World Organisation Against Torture (OMCT), said in a joint statement that the verdict issued against prominent human rights defender Nabeel Rajab is “surrealistic”, and that it came after a trial that was by itself a mockery of justice.
Rights Groups Express to Bahrain King Concerns over Jailed Activist Nabeel Rajab’s Health
The health of a prominent activist jailed in Bahrain is failing and authorities are not providing medical care, international human rights groups said.
AP: Fears on Life of Detained Bahrain Activist Nabeel Rajab
An imprisoned activist in Bahrain has been denied adequate medical care and is being held with extremists, putting his life at risk, a human rights group said Thursday.
Rights Groups Fear for Bahraini Activist Nabeel Rajab's Health in Prison, AFP
International rights groups said Thursday they fear for the health behind bars of Bahrain's most high-profile activist, Nabeel Rajab, condemning the Gulf state over its seven-year crackdown on dissent.
EP Committee Worried about Nabeel Rajab’s Deteriorating Health Condition, Demands his Immediate Release
Chair of the European Parliament Subcommittee on Human Rights expressed concern over the reports about deteriorating health condition of prominent human rights defender Nabeel Rajab, demanding his immediate release.
BCHR: Nabeel Rajab Faces Worsening Mistreatment, Denied Access to Lawyers and Family
BCHR stated that its president, Nabeel Rajab, whose health is deteriorating, was prevented from having immediate access to his family and lawyers.
Video: Intervention for US Congressman McGovern Calling to Immediately Release Nabeel Rajab
US Congressman James McGovern called to immediately and unconditionally release the prominent human rights defender Nabeel Rajab.
Reuters: Defense Lawyers Walk out of Top Bahraini Activist Trial
Lawyers for a leading Bahraini human rights activist walked out of court after their demand to postpone the trial was rejected by the judge, a rights group reported on Wednesday.
NGOs Call for Nabeel Rajab’s Release on Arrest Anniversary
14 International NGOs wrote an appeal to EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice-President of the European Commission, Federica Mogherini, urging them to call on Bahraini authorities to free Nabeel Rajab.
Index on Censorship: Adam Nabeel Rajab talks about his Father's "Unbreakable Spirit"
Adam Rajab, the son of the prominent Bahraini human rights activist, says his father "is sacrificing himself to see a country which respects human rights", he said in an interview with Index on Censorship.
Nabeel Rajab’s Trial Postponed Until June 14, Lawyers Demand he Remains in Hospital for 6 Weeks
The defense committee for Nabeel Rajab said that their client needs to stay in the hospital from 4 to 6 weeks, according to the consultants doctor following up his health status.
Case of Nabeel Rajab Adjourned until May 30, with his Continued Detention
The Third Minor Criminal Court adjourned the case of the human rights defender Nabeel Rajab, in which he is accused of spreading false news about the Kingdom’s internal situations, until May 30 to show the CDs and watch the video in question, also authorizing the defense panel to meet with the defendant where he is being held.
Reuters: Top Bahrain Activist Denied Bail
A leading Bahraini human rights activist was denied bail on Tuesday on charges of writing an editorial critical of the government, a pro-opposition rights group reported.
Prominent HR Defender Nabeel Rajab Appears Today and Tomorrow before Court
President of Bahrain Center for Human Rights and prominent human rights activist Nabeel Rajab is supposed to appear today (May 16, 2017) before the court in a case related to television interviews over which the authorities accuse of disseminating “false information”.
US Congress Commission Urges Bahrain to Return Nabeel Rajab to Hospital to Receive Necessary Medical Care
The Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission of the US Congress urged the Bahraini authorities to return Nabeel Rajab to hospital to receive the necessary medical case after undergoing surgery.
AFP: Top Bahrain Activist Denied Family Visit after Surgery
The family of jailed Bahraini activist Nabeel Rajab has been denied visiting rights after he underwent surgery, relatives said Thursday.
Concerns over Health of Nabeel Rajab, Amnesty Calls for His Unconditional Release
Amnesty International expressed its growing concerns over the health of prominent Bahraini activist Nabeel Rajab, who has been held in solitary confinement since 9 months, and its concerns about the effect it is having on his health and well-being.
Nabeel Rajab’s Case Adjourned until Feb. 21 to Listen to Investigations Officer
The Fifth High Criminal Court adjourned on Monday (January 23, 2017) the case of prominent human rights defender and president of Bahrain Center for Human Rights, Nabeel Rajab until February 21 to listen to the investigations officer.
2016: Nabeel Rajab Rearrested, Faced New Charges over NYT and Le Monde Articles (Timeline)
Less than a year after a royal pardon was issued in favor of prominent Bahraini human rights defender Nabeel Rajab, the Bahraini authorities re-arrested him on June 13, 2016.