BICI Chairman Mahmoud Cherif Bassiouni Dead at 79
Professor of law and international investigator Mahmoud Cherif Bassiouni, who headed the Bahrain Independent Commission of Inquiry (BICI) that investigated the violations of the Government of Bahrain in 2011, died today on Monday (September 25, 2017) at the age of 79.
Bahrain Mirror Publishes Excerpts from Bahrain’s Official Response to Geneva Recommendations: Gov’t Rejects Implementation of 36 Recommendations
Bahrain expressed its rejection of the implementation of 36 recommendations that the Human Rights Council had recommended to Manama on May 5, during a periodic discussion of the human rights situation in the country.
HRC Adopts Recommendations to Bahrain, Qatar Withdraws Stance
The United Nations' Human Rights Council (HRC) adopted on Friday (May 5, 2017) recommendations to Bahrain on its human rights record, at the end of the 27th session of the Universal Period Review (UPR) on Bahrain in Geneva.
Nabeel Rajab: HR Institutions Ready to Help Bahrain Implement Geneva Statement Recommendations
Bahrain Mirror: President of the Bahrain Center for Human Rights (BCHR), Nabeel Rajab, said that the human rights institutions in Bahrain are ready to help Bahrain implement the recommendations listed in the joint statement signed by 33 states.