Editorial: Why's the "Progressive Bloc" Opposing Release of Political Prisoners in Bahrain?
A statement issued by the Bureau of the House of Representatives, of which Salman became a member, included a refusal of the release of human rights activist Abdulhadi Al-Khawaja, and a reiteration of the flimsy accusations raised against him such as "treason and undermining state security".
7 Political Societies Denounce Reduction of Parliamentary Powers: It'll Not be Last Step Amid Gov't Control over Majority of MPs
Seven Bahraini political societies issued a statement on Friday (April 23, 2021), in which they voiced their condemnation of the decision reducing the powers of the Parliament, especially the stances of members of parliament who voted in favor or those who abstained from voting, thus allowing the law to be passed.
Progressive Democratic Tribune: Normalization with Zionist Entity is Withdrawal from Bahrain's Previous Positions of Support for Palestinian people
The Progressive Democratic Tribune declared its opposing position to all forms of normalization with the Zionist entity and considered normalization between Bahrain and the Israeli entity as a withdrawal from Bahrain's previous positions of support for the Palestinian people.
Progressive Democratic Tribune Calls for Political Dialogue and Comprehensive National Reconciliation in Bahrain
The Progressive Democratic Tribune called for addressing the tense political conditions in Bahrain since 2011, adding that protecting Bahrain from the regional tension between the United States and Iran calls for "strengthening the unity and cohesion of the internal front through effective political dialogue, comprehensive national reconciliation, and closure of all files that impede this, either political or security related.
Al-Menbar Progressive Society: Bahrain Shouldn’t Ignore Palestinian Authority's Protest against Manama Conference Paving Way for “Deal of the Century”
Al-Menbar Progressive Society announced its opposition to the Kingdom of Bahrain hosting a conference that paves the way for the US-led “Deal of the Century” on the Palestinian cause.
Khalil Yousif's Tenure as S-G of Progressive Democratic Tribune Renewed for 3 Years
Progressive Democratic Tribune's central committee renewed the term of Khalil Yousif as a Secretary-General of the society in its first meeting on Sunday after the elections held last week.
Progressive Tribune Commends Decision to Commute Death Penalties, Says Can Influence Process of Restoring Stability
Progressive Tribune Society issued a statement in which it praised Bahrain's decision to commute the death sentences that the Military Court of Cassation had upheld against the defendants in the assassination of Marshal Khalifa bin Ahmed case.
National Assemblage, Progressive Tribune Demand “Justice Ministry” to Withdraw Lawsuit on “Wa’ad” Dissolution
The Unitary National Democratic Assemblage and the Progressive Democratic Tribune demanded the Ministry of Justice to withdraw its lawsuit to dissolve “Wa’ad” society.
Bahrain Gov’t. Pays Living Allowance from Citizens’ Pockets while Foreign Employees Pay Nothing
Progressive Democratic Tribune revealed number of shocking facts about Bahrain’s Social Insurance Organization, based on official figures.