HRW Researcher: Bahrain Continues to Arrest Children for Their Solidarity with Palestine

Solidarity protests with Palestine in Bahrain (Archive)
Solidarity protests with Palestine in Bahrain (Archive)

2024-02-15 - 4:36 م

Bahrain Mirror: Niku Jafarnia, a researcher in the Middle East and Africa division at Human Rights Watch, confirmed that Bahrain continues to violate human rights, especially those of children.

Jafarnia said in a post on the X platform that "Bahrain continues to arrest children," noting that "at least 29 children remain in detention, because of their participation in pro-Palestine activism since October 7."

Jafarnia further pointed out that "many have been denied family visits."

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