Washington Expresses Concern about Execution of 3 Bahrainis Based on Confessions Extracted under Torture
The United States expressed its concerns about the Bahraini authorities’ execution of 3 detainees. The US State Department said that their confessions were extracted under torture, however, it did not condemn the execution.
Video: US State Department Expressed Concerns over Suspension of “Al-Wasat Online” Newspaper
The US State Department expressed its concerns over the decision of the Government of Bahrain to suspend the online version of the independent newspaper that has close ties with the opposition.
US State Department Says it Continues to Express its Concern over Deterioration of HR Situation in Bahrain
The US State Department Spokesperson John Kirby said that his country considered the report of Bahrain Center for Human Rights that talked about numerous violations of human rights in the last few weeks.
Washington Urges Bahrain To Reverse Latest Actions, Warns of Grave Consequences on Region
US State Department urged Bahrain Government to reverse recent harmful actions, including suspension of opposition political society al-Wefaq.
US State Secretary John Kerry Urged Bahraini Counterpart to Implement Necessary Reforms
US spokesperson said Kerry in latest conversation with Bahraini counterpart spoke of Washington’s concerns about Manama’s recent actions.
US State Dept. Spokesperson: I've Seen Reports on Calling National Guard Out into Streets in Bahrain
US State Department stressed it's seen reports that Bahraini Government called National Guard out into the streets.
Washington Reiterates Concern by Bahrain's Revocation of Sheikh Isa Qassim's Nationality
The US State Department stressed that it's concerned by actions in the region that potentially inflame sectarian tensions.
US State Dept. Spokesperson: Kerry Discussed HR Issues with Bahrain King
The United States Department of State Spokesperson John Kirby stated that Secretary of State John Kerry discussed with the King of Bahrain a number of issues, including human rights.
CNN: John Kerry Met Privately with Bahraini Opposition Members
CNN said that the US Secretary of State John Kerry, during his visit to Bahrain on April 7, 2016, met privately with members of Bahrain's opposition and civil society.
Washington: We’re Not Bashful Nor Afraid to Speak of Human Rights Issues in Bahrain
Bahrain Mirror: The United States Department of State said that the US is not bashful and not afraid to express its concerns about human rights issues in Bahrain, which is considered one of Washington's key allies.