Bahrain: Vast Raid Campaign, 10 Citizens Arrested within Hours
The Bahraini authorities launched in the late hours of Tuesday (January 14) and Wednesday at dawn (January 15) a vast raid campaign, which resulted in the arrest of at least 10 citizens, according to "Rasd", a network specialized in security movements, raids and arrests.
Court Upholds 3-Year Jail Term against Defendant Accused of Joining Popular Resistance Brigades
The Appeals Court upheld a 3-year prison term against a defendant accused of joining the Popular Resistance Brigades (Saraya Al-Muqawama Al-Shabiya) and receiving military training in Iraq.
Court Abolishes Citizenship Revocation Sentence, Upholds 10-Year Jail Term against 2 Defendants over Assembling in Al-Ekr
The First High Criminal Court upheld a 10-year jail term against two defendants who took part, along with others, in an assembly in Al-Ekr and abolished citizenship revocation sentence against them.
Appeals: 7-Year Jail Term handed down to Defendant Accused of Burning Police Armored Vehicle in Al-Ekr
The Fifth High Appeals Criminal Court commuted a 10-year jail verdict issued against an appellant out of 7 defendants, in case of burning police armored vehicle in Al-Ekr, to 7 years only.
Court Issues 10-Year Jail Term against 17 Suspects, Revokes them of Citizenship over Assembling in Al-Ekr
The Fourth High Criminal Court sentenced on Tuesday (February 19, 2019) 17 suspects to 10 years in jail and revoked their citizenship over assembling in Al-Ekr.
Bahraini’s Appeal of 10-Year Sentence & Nationality Revocation Rejected in Case of Training on Manufacture of Explosives in Ekr
More than three years after the verdict on his appeal, a young man challenged a verdict, sentencing him to 10 years in prison and stripping him of his Bahraini nationality on charges of manufacturing, possessing, training on the use of explosives.
Court Upholds 7-Year Jail Term against Suspect Accused of Assembling in Al-Ekr
The High Appeals Court upheld a 7-year jail verdict against an appellant who participated in an assembly, attacked policemen and set fire to a generator affiliated with the police in Al-Ekr.
Bahrain: Ongoing Harassment of Al-Ekr, Ma’ameer and Nuwaidrat Residents
The Bahraini security authorities continued to impose their siege as well as set up additional concrete barriers and checkpoints in the towns of Al-Ekr, Ma’ameer and Nuwaidrat.
Ma'ameer and Al-Ekr Siege Continues after 12 days, Checkpoint Set up at Nuwaidrat Entrance
Bahraini security authorities continued to impose a siege on the predominantly Shiite towns of Ma'amir and Al-Ekr.
Appeals Court Hands down 5-Year Jail Term to Suspect over Planting Fake Bomb in Al-Ekr
The Sixth High Criminal Appeals Court upheld a verdict issued against a Bahraini electrical technician who used his experience to manufacture a fake bomb which he planted in Al-Ekr. The first-instance court had sentenced him to 5 years in prison and ordered the confiscation of seized items.
Court Sentences Defendant to 5 Years in Prison over Putting Hoax Bomb Al-Ekr
The Fourth High Criminal Court sentenced a defendants to 5 years in prison over putting hoax bomb in Al-Ekr and ordered the confiscation of seized items.
Court Upholds Whole-Life Sentence against Defendant over Blasting Bomb in Al-Ekr
The Supreme Court of Appeals upheld a first-instance court sentencing an appellant to life term sentence over a case that contains 3 suspects (2 fugitives) over blasting an explosive targeting policemen.
Court Orders Prosecution to Investigate Reasons behind not Bringing Defendants Accused of Killing Policeman in Al-Ekr
The Sixth High Court of Appeals ordered the prosecution to investigate the reasons behind not bringing 5 appellants in a case overturned by the cassation court, noting that one of the appellants is sentenced to death and the other 4 are sentenced to life term over killing policeman Mahmoud Farid Bir in Al-Ekr.
Appeals Court Upholds Sentences Reaching Life-Imprisonment against 10 suspects Accused of Al-Ekr Blast
The High Appeals Court upheld a first-instance verdict issued by the fourth high criminal court in the case of detonating a bomb and acquiring arms, sentencing 10 suspects to periods reaching 30 years.
Three Defendants Sentenced to Life in Prison over Bomb Blast in East Ekr
High Criminal Court in Bahrain sentenced three defendants to life in prison over charges of detonating bomb to “target police”.
Iran dismisses Bahrain's Repeated and False Claims
Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman said that Bahrain’s claims against Iran “are false, baseless and a worn-out method.”