US Organization: Bahraini Regime Considers Ashura Political Threat
A report issued by the American (ACLED) organization said that the Bahraini regime considers the Shiite religious Ashura season a political threat and suppresses mourning rituals.
Sheikh Mohammad Al-Madi Sentenced to One Year in Jail
The regime's courts sentenced Shiite cleric, Sheikh Mohammad Al-Madi, to one-year jail term with the execution of the sentence over charges related to freedom of belief, after accusing him of insulting historic symbols.
NGOs Call for World Public Action on Sheikh Isa Qassim’s Case before his Trial May 7
A group of NGOs issued an appeal calling on international high-ranked officials and agencies to take public actions regarding the case of Bahrain’s Ayatollah Sheikh Isa Qassim, before his trial scheduled to be held next Sunday May 7, 2017.
PHOTOS: Bahraini Security Forces Remove Ashura Banners in 7 Areas, Detain 4 Citizens
Bahraini security forces continued targeting Shiite majority by removing Ashura flags and banners in at least 7 areas across Bahrain.
Bahtaini Security Forces Ban 3 Ashura Obsequies in Diraz
In a new violation of freedom of belief, Bahraini security forces prevented three Ashura obsequies from being held.