Belgian Senator Calls on His Country to Take Action amid Worsening Covid-19 Outbreak in Bahraini Prisons
A member of the Belgian Senate, Philippe Courard, tabled a written question to the Belgian Minister of Foreign Affairs, Sophie Wilmes, regarding the current COVID-19 outbreak in Bahraini prisons.
Front Line Defenders Hold Sit-in outside European Parliament Calling for Release of Abdulhadi Al-Khawaja & HR Defenders in Bahrain
Front Line Defenders organized a sit-in in front of the European Parliament in the Belgium capital, Brussels, demanding that the European Union press Bahrain to release imprisoned human rights defenders in Bahrain, namely former Middle East and North Africa Protection Co-ordinator for Front Line Defenders, Abdulhadi Al-Khawaja.
Ali Al-Aswad in front of European Parliament: Gov’t Silence Ramped up Violations in Bahrain
Sub-Committee on Human Rights in the European Parliament held a symposium to exchange views on Human Rights in the Arabian Peninsula, in which Al-Wefaq former MP Ali Al-Aswad took part, alongside fiancé of Jamal Kashoggi, who was killed in October 2018 in the Saudi consulate in Turkey.
Bahraini Foreign Ministry Says Bought Bahrain Embassy Bldg in Brussels with 20-Year Lease
Bahrain's Foreign Ministry said it had bought the Bahrain embassy building in Brussels with a rent-to-own contract.
Emirati Princesses Convicted in Belgium for Human Trafficking
Eight Emirati princesses were convicted of human trafficking by a Belgian court on Friday and were given suspended jail terms and fines in a case stemming from their treatment of servants.
Photos: Protest outside EU Headquarters Condemning Diraz Massacre
Activists on social media outlets published photos for activists protesting outside the European Union headquarters on (Monday, May 29, 2017) in Brussels, Belgium, against Diraz massacre and raid carried on the house of spiritual leader of Shiite majority in Bahrain, Ayatollah Sheikh Isa Qassim.
Geneva: Belgium Demands Bahrain to Halt Arbitrary Citizenship Revocations
Belgium demanded the government of Bahrain to stop arbitrary citizenship revocations against citizens, and demanding it fully implements the recommendations of the (BICI) – Bassiouni report.
Organizations Urge UK PM to Pressure on Bahrain to Stop Discrimination against Shia
Civil society organizations and institutions in Belgium and Sweden urged the British Prime Minister Theresa May to raise issue of sectarian discrimination against Shia majority in Bahrain in her upcoming visit to Manama.