Al-Daihi: Information Reveals Deterioration in Sheikh Isa Qassim’s Heatlh
Deputy Secretary-General of Al-Wefaq National Islamic Society Sheikh Hussein Al-Daihi said that information revealed that the health of the highest religious authority in Bahrain, Ayatollah Sheikh Isa Qassim, has severely deteriorated.
AP: Bahrain Shiite Cleric under House Arrest is Ill
Activists say a prominent Shiite cleric who has been under house arrest in Bahrain after having his citizenship stripped is seriously ill.
Severe Deterioration in Sheikh Isa Qassim’s Health, Doctor Confirms his Need for Urgent Treatment
Information revealed on Sunday (November 26, 2017) that the health of the highest religious authority in Bahrain, Ayatollah Sheikh Isa Qassim, has severely deteriorated, which led to calling a doctor to treat him.
Photos: Protest in Diraz Demanding Release of Detainees, Lifting of Sheikh Isa Qassim’s House Arrest
Dozens of citizens took part in a protest that marched the streets of sieged Diraz following the afternoon prayers.
Photos: Sheikh Isa Qassim’s House Arrest Continues for 158th Consecutive Days
The Bahraini security forces continued the house arrest of spiritual leader of Shia majority in the county Sheikh Isa Qassim for the 158th consecutive day.
Protests Staged in Bahrain in Solidarity with Ayatollah Qassim and Detained Opposition Figures
Hundreds of people staged protests in different villages across Bahrain on Friday (October 20, 2017), demanding to end the house arrest imposed on the spiritual leader of Shia majority Ayatollah Sheikh Isa Qassim and in solidarity with the opposition figures who are detained over leading popular protests in February 2011.
Photos: Protests Held in Different Bahraini Villages
Hundreds of protestors took part in protests in different villages in Bahrain, demanding to lift the house arrest on the spiritual leader of Shia majority Sheikh Isa Qassim and release detainees and condemning children arrest.
«Bahrain Mirror» issues «Ashura in Bahrain, US Embassy Wikileaks», Book Dedicated to Sheikh Isa Qassim
«Bahrain Mirror» issued today an e-book entitled “Ashura in Bahrain, US Embassy Wikileaks”, in both English and Arabic. The book is a broad reading into the content of diplomatic cables exchanged between the US Embassy in Manama and the US State Department, about the commemoration of Ashura in Bahrain, between 2005 and 2010.
Ashura in Bahrain, US Embassy Wikileaks
Ashura played highly effective political roles in all stages of Bahrain throughout history. Since the mid-90s, “It was surprising if not at least one political activist was arrested on the backdrop of an anti-government rhetoric, at the height of Ashura and the entire month of Muharram”.
Photos: Security Authorities Turn Surrounding of Sheikh Isa Qassim's House into "Restricted Area"
The Bahraini security authorities intensified their presence in the house surrounding of the spiritual leader of Shia majority, Sheikh Isa Qassim, who has been under house arrest since May 23, 2017.
Protests Staged in Diraz & Areas across Bahrain, At Least One Injured
Mass demonstrations were held in Al-Daraz and different areas across Bahrain Thursday night (September 7, 2017), in protest of the siege imposed on the Diraz region.
PHOTOS: Heavy Security Presence outside Sheikh Isa Qassim's House Marking 100 days of his House Arrest
The security authorities continued their heavy security presence outside the house of spiritual leader of Shia majority Ayatollah Sheikh Isa Qassim marking 100 days of his house arrest.
PHOTOS: Marches Staged Across Bahrain Calling for Lifting Ayatollah Qassim’s House Arrest
Hundreds of Bahrainis took to the streets in different areas across Bahrain, demanding that the authorities lift the house arrest imposed on spiritual leader of the Shiite majority, Ayatollah Sheikh Isa Qassim.
Ayatollah Qassim’s House Arrest Enters Fourth Month, Authorities Set Concrete Barriers around his House
It has been three full months since the spiritual leader of Bahrain's Shiite majority, Ayatollah Sheikh Isa Qassim, was put under house arrest.
Bahrain: Concerns over Sheikh Isa Qassim’s Health after Over 80 Days of House Arrest
Activists on social media outlets expressed their concerns over health of spiritual leader of Shia majority, Sheikh Isa Qassim, who is still being under house arrest since May 23, 2017. Bahrain: Con
BFHR: Ayatollah Qassim under House Arrest since Over 70 Days
Bahrain Forum for Human Rights (BFHR) said that the security authorities are still placing Ayatollah Sheikh Isa Qassim under house arrest in Diraz. This security harassment has been going on for more than 70 days.
Interior Ministry Turns Main Diraz Entrance into “Restricted Area”
Bahraini Interior Ministry turned main entrance to town of Diraz into a “restricted area.”
NIHR Praises UK’s Report on Bahrain, Claims Ayatollah Qassim’s Trial in Line with “Legal Guarantees”
he Bahraini government-affiliated National Institute for Human Rights (NIHR) praised the UK Foreign Office’s report on Human Rights and Democracy for 2016 on Bahrain. It said that the report “described Bahrain as the most advanced state in the region in human rights reforms.”
The King’s Messengers Sent to Sheikh Isa Qassim and End of the Cold Peace!
Re-reading history makes one think that the opposition’s meeting with the King on May 19, 2004 would have led to a turning point.
Reuters: U.N. Experts Warn Repression in Bahrain will Breed Unrest
A crackdown on human rights in Bahrain, including a resumption of executions and suppression of dissent, is likely to spark increased unrest, U.N. rights investigators said on Friday.