Photos: Bahraini Community in Beirut Holds Memorial Ceremony for Martyrs Al-Arab and Al-Malali
The Bahraini community and a number of Bahraini organizations held yesterday a memorial ceremony in Beirut for martyrs Ahmad Al-Malali and Ali Al-Arab, in which representatives of Lebanese, Arab and Bahraini organizations took part in.
Iran Supreme Leader: People's will Prevail in Bahrain after Protests
Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said on Wednesday the will of the people would prevail in Bahrain after protests there following the execution of two Shi'ite Muslim Bahraini activists over the weekend.
UN Strongly Condemns Execution of Ali Al-Arab and Ahmad Al-Malali, Calls on Bahrain to Abolish Death Penalty
The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights strongly condemned the execution of two Bahraini citizens, Ali Mohamed Hakeem Al-Arab, 25, and Ahmed Isa Al-Malali, 24, and called on the authorities in Manama to abolish the death penalty.
Reprieve Publishes Details of British Aid to Bahrain: It Involved in Allowing Executions
The British Reprieve organization said that “there are worrying signs that Britain is helping to prop up Bahrain’s death penalty system,” amid the abuses taking place in Bahrain and after Bahrain carried out the politically-motivated executions of three men – Abbas Al-Samea, Sami Mushaima and Ali Al-Singace in January 2017, while two more prisoners – Mohamed Ramadhan and Husain Mousa – face imminent execution.
Dozens Gather outside Grievances Building in Protest of “Jaw” Conditions, Haj Somoud Arrested
The Bahraini authorities arrested on Sunday (March 5, 2017) Haj Majeed Abdullah, after he took part, along with a dozen others, in a protest outside the General Secretariat of Grievances (Ombudsman).
Detained Opposition Figures Abstain from Family Visits in Protest of Reducing time to Half an Hour
Al-Wefaq Secretary General, Sheikh Ali Salman said on Tuesday that the opposition figures decided to abstain from family visits, in protest of prison authority decision to reduce time of visit from 1 hour to half an hour.
Martyrs of a Nation: New Bahrain Mirror Publication about the Executed Bahrainis
Bahrain Mirror issued a new publication entitled “Martyrs of a Nation,” which focuses on martyrs “Abbas Al-Samie, Sami Mushaima and Ali l-Singace.”
The Remnants of the Arab Spring in Bahrain, Isabel Woodford
Recent execution of three opponents of the political regime in Bahrain highlights subtle but frightening reassertion of authoritarianism in the country and the Middle East.
Second Edition of Jaw Novel out, Readers Say this Book could Break You
Bahrain Mirror issued the second edition of the Jaw Novel this week on Wednesday (February 15, 2017). “Jaw,” a literary work written by a Bahraini political prisoner, was well received by readers and gained popularity in the country.
Video: Thousands in Sitra Shout “Down with Hamad” on February 14 Revolution’s 6th Anniversary
Thousands of Bahraini protesters, men and women, took to the streets in a mass protest throughout Sitra, East of the capital Manama. They raised slogans against King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, on the night of Monday (February 13, 2017).
PHOTOS: Bahrainis Break Fear with Mass Protests on the Eve of February 14 Revolution’s Anniversary
Angry demonstrations took to the streets of various Bahraini areas, on the eve of the February 14 revolution’s 6th anniversary.
How did the Martyrs’ Parents Receive their Sons’ Execution Uniforms?
As if the shock of death was not enough for the regime— They handed the martyrs’ families the clothes, which they were wearing when they were executed by a firing squad.
Reuters: Off-duty Bahrain Policeman Killed in “Terrorist Act”
An off-duty policeman was shot dead in Bahrain on Sunday in what the interior ministry called a “terrorist act”, state news agency BNA reported, according to Reuters.
Third Letter to Abbas Al-Samie and his Companions
Today we broke the tyranny of the regime’s media, which sought staining your name and adding you to its terror blacklist. We sought adding you on the nation’s record of martyrdom, struggle and dream of a country for all.
HRW: Kuwait Executions Reflect Growing Trend of Death Penalty in Region
Human Rights Watch (HRW) reported on Friday (January 27, 2017), that Kuwait carried out seven executions by hanging on January 25, 2017, the first time the Gulf state carried out the death penalty in four years.
Martyr Ali Al-Singace in Last Visit: I Cry out of Fear for You...I Will Pray Tonight
The family tried to escape the gloominess of situation since it was their very last gathering with Ali. They wanted to show the authorities that they were neither broken nor regretful. They kept their heads held up high until the end of this final meeting.
UN Rights Experts Send Urgent Appeal to Bahrain Government to Stop New Executions
Two United Nations human rights experts have appealed today to the Government of Bahrain to spare the lives of Mohammad Ramadan and Hussein Moosa, who are at risk of imminent execution, and to ensure a re-trial of the defendants in compliance with international standards.
Second Letter to Abbas Al-Samie
They are afraid of you although you are lying in your grave. They are haunted by your words that hurt their tyranny.
UK MPs Call for Action on Bahrain Executions
UK Members of Parliament called on the British Foreign Office to file a complaint against the Bahraini government, and to call for an investigations into torture in the Kingdom. They also demanded their government to interfere concerning the death sentences of Mohammad Ramadan and Hussein Ali Moussa.
To Abbas Al-Samie
The brutality of Jaw prison could not silence your renowned smile and laugh, as it could not quell your resilience and perseverance.