Repressive media laws in Gulf Cooperation Countries reflect concerning press freedom trends.
A new report reviews the testimonies of released Bahraini activists who continue to face a myriad of violations for their freedom of expression.
Security authorities in Bahrain are still summoning and arresting participants in solidarity marches with Palestine.
With his health in jeopardy, imprisoned human rights defender Abdulhadi Al-Khawaja recently joined hundreds of prisoners of conscience in a hunger strike.
Strike comes in response to harsh prison conditions, including medical negligence.
In a joint letter, IFEX and rights groups renew calls for the immediate release of the prominent Bahraini human rights defender.
Rise in sectarian hate speech leads to deeper social divisions, says Bahrain Center.
GCHR condemns a new five-year prison sentence issued against the blogger for his online free expression.
IFEX joins rights groups in a joint statement calling on Bahraini authorities to immediately release the prominent human rights defender.
Rights groups call on F1 to disclose human rights clauses amid concerns over sportswashing in Bahrain and Saudi Arabia
IFEX and rights groups warn that Formula 1’s activities in Bahrain and Saudi Arabia will only aid in sportswashing abuses if human rights concerns are not addressed.
Victims of torture continue to suffer from their abuse years after their mistreatment.
Amid alarming reports of his worsening health, IFEX and rights groups renew calls for the immediate release of Bahraini human rights defender Dr. Abduljalil Al-Singace.
Bahrain: European Parliament passes resolution after Abdulhadi Al-Khawaja’s sentencing on new charges
Urgent resolution calls for an end to human rights violations in Bahrain, and the release of all those detained for exercising their right to freedom of expression.
Al-Khawaja faces new charges linked to his protests about being denied the right to call his daughters abroad from Jaw Prison.