Disabled Child Sayed Jaafar: They Asked me to Choose a Charge Yet Surprised me with a Bomb-Related Charge
Bahrain Mirror (Exclusive): Early Friday morning on June 26, 2015 (9th of Ramadan), Bahraini security forces launched Indiscriminate house raid campaigns against Al-Qarya village targeting about 15 youths, including disabled child Jaafar Mousa.
Between Jon Stewart’s Voluntary Departure and Al-Wasat’s Forced Suspension Lies a Tale of Freedom
Bahrain Mirror (Exclusive): On the same day Jon Stewart left his news satire program The Daily Show, Bahrain’s Information Affairs Authority decided to suspend the only pro-opposition newspaper in the country “until further notice”.
Sitra Bomb Blast: Deaths and Injuries Yet No Photos Nor Videos
Bahrain Mirror (Exclusive): While the “revenge” vehicles still patrol the streets of Sitra after the Bahraini Ministry of Interior announced that a bomb blast took place there on July 28, 2015, the ministry did not present any evidence regarding the incident.
To Sawsan Al-Shaer: I, Abu Al-Buraa, My Family, Mother and Brother Who’s a Member of Bahraini Military Are All ISIS
Bahrain Mirror (Exclusive): The information which “Abu Al-Buraa” posted about himself on social media before his death could reveal more of the dangers that extremist movements in Bahrain pose, increasing the “tensions” of the Royal Court Newspaper and its writers.
Bahrain: 77% of Shiite Top-Ranking Students Didn't Get Their Choice of Scholarship
Bahrain Mirror (Exclusive): In 2011, the Bahraini Ministry of Education, refused for the first time to publish the results of the university scholarships in the local newspapers and restricted the announcement of the results to students only, as each student is required to enter a password on the Ministry's website to find out his\her results.
Diplomacy of Saudi Cables: Besiege Bahrain’s Shiites By Salafist Channels
Bahrain Mirror: One of the documents of the Saudi Ministry of Foreign Affairs that the WikiLeaks website disclosed recently revealed the ministry’s categorization of newspapers and journalists in Bahrain. The document identifies the journalists as Sunnis, Salafist Sunnis or Shiites.
Because She's Shiite: Scholarship of Fatima (99% GPA) Goes to Another with 90%
Fatima forced herself to stay home all the time over the past three years so that she could study and achieve grades that would qualify her to get a scholarship to study medicine abroad. She; however, was punished because she belongs to a religious sect deemed the enemy in the eyes of the repressive regime in Bahrain.
Bahrain to ISIS: “I Love You Very Much and Know I Am Very Much involved”
In response to the threats made by ISIS, Bahrain decided to hold a unified prayer between the Sunnis and Shiites, and install dozens of surveillance cameras on Shiite mosques across the country. Yet, how was the situation during the past few years? It was the complete opposite.
"Massacre" of Scholarships Destroys Ambitions of Shiite Youths: Top Students with 99% Ranks without Scholarships
As simple as that, Bahrain’s Education Minister, Majid Al-Nuaimi, crushed the dreams of dozens of top students who were striving to achieve an education opportunity that they will never have.
When Prison Is Salvation: Mustafa Mohammad Ali Radi’s Story, the Student Who Graduated with a 98.7% Rank Turns Himself In
Bahrain Mirror (Exclusive): To be free, Mustafa has chosen prison. He walked there with his head held high and behind the bars of the police station he waved his high school graduation certificate: Honors student but heading to prison!
Officer Mocks Detainee Mahmoud Al-Aradi: "Why do You Want to See Your Parents When You Can't See"
"Why do You Want to See Your Parents When You Can't See", this is what a Bahraini police officer mockingly said to detainee Mahmoud Abdullah Al-Aradi when he asked to see his parents after he lost his eyesight because of deliberate medical malpractice by the Jaw Prison administration.
Al-Wefaq’s Mahdi Al-Ekri after His Release: We Spent Ramadan in Plastic Tents Under the Scorching Sun & Torture of Jordanian Police
Bahrain Mirror (Exclusive): Al-Wefaq Shura Member Mahdi Al-Ekri, who was released from prison on June 14, 2015, speaks of the sufferings of Jaw Prison detainees during the Month of Ramadan during an interview with Bahrain Mirror.
Bahraini Opposition: 3 Decades of Arms Stockpiling Under Suspension
Bahrain Mirror (Exclusive): Ever since the eruption of the Islamic Revolution in Iran since over 30 years ago, the Bahraini government has used new pretenses and charges to face those seeking democracy in Bahrain by announcing the seizure of arms warehouses claiming to belong to the country’s opposition.
Child Mohammad Al-Mo’men Known as the “Explosives Expert” to Bahrain Mirror: I was Beaten & Tortured with Electric Shocks
Bahrain Mirror (Exclusive): On March 15, 2015, reports emerged about a bus being stopped on the King Fahd Causeway with Bahraini visitors from Iraq on board. Bahrain’s interior ministry claimed that this took place after finding a bag packed with “explosives” on the vehicle and took a 13-year-old boy, who was among the passengers, into custody.
Public Prosecution or “ISIS": Who is Trying the Shiite Bahraini Opposition Leader?
Bahrain Mirror (Exclusive): In the strangest political\religious trial that Bahrain has witnessed, a case with only one plea was presented by the Public Prosecution against the Bahraini opposition leader, Sheikh Ali Salman.
Britain Unveils New Sections of a Secret Report about Bahrain
Bahrain Mirror (Exclusive): The British government officially released yesterday (May 29, 2015) retained sections of a report about Bahrain that dates back to 1977 due to a court order, that supported not publishing the whole document, but ruled that the remaining details be disclosed.
Kings of the Gulf and the Camp David Summit: Evading Commitments
Bahrain Mirror (Exclusive): The king of Bahrain, who preferred to attend the annual celebration at Windsor with Britain’s Queen rather than take part in the Camp David Summit, doesn’t really care about Iran or its nuclear issue but found the Saudi dissatisfaction as an opportunity to evade commitments concerning issues related to freedoms and human rights whichBahrain doesn’t want to commit to.
The Decisive Storm: 2415 Air Sorties and 100 Bentleys
Bahrain Mirror (Exclusive): Four weeks after declaring the launch of a military operation dubbed the “Decisive Storm” against Yemen, Saudi Arabia announced halting its “Decisive Storm” without anyone knowing the objectives it had achieved, other than leading to thousands of civilian deaths, tens of thousands of displaced persons and refugees and destruction of the country’s infrastructure which was already weak.
Bahraini Detainee: Pakistani Police Cried as Jordanian Officers Humiliated us
Bahrain Mirror (Exclusive): A detailed testimony of a Bahraini detainee’s sister clearly reflects the agony that has overwhelmed her young brother, the humiliation he is suffering from, his hunger, his longing for living in a clean environment free of filth, and the abuses he is subjected to at the hands of Jordanian police.
Bahrain: The Torturers Take "Selfie" with their Dangerous Capture: The Child Ahmed Al-Arab
On April 28th 2015, the ministry of Interior declared that it had arrested 28 Bahrainis whom it accused of being involved in terrorist processes. Among the 28 arrested was a 16-year-old boy, Ahmed Al-Arab.