UN Special Procedures Report for HRC: Bahrain Persecutes Shia & Targets Clerics
The Special Procedures of the United Nations Human Rights Council released the 13th iteration of their joint communications report, singling out Bahrain as among the worst offenders of human rights in the world.
Bahrain: Shiite Hussainia Targeted with Gunfire in Sitra
Bahrain Mirror: Activists on Social Media said that a black 4×4 vehicle opened fire at Al-Marzouq Hussainia hall in Wadyan village in the island of Sitra in the early Monday (January 11, 2016) at around 3 a.m.
Emirati Prof. of Political Science: 900,000 Anti-Shia Tweets in 2 Days
Bahrain Mirror (Exclusive): A Professor of Political Science at the University of UAE Abdulkhaleq Abdullah stated on Thursday (January 7, 2016) that 900,000 anti-Shia tweets were made during two days only.
Ayatollah Qassem: Nigerian Gov’t Involved in Zaria Massacre..Instead of Pursuing Perpetrators It Imprisoned Victims
Bahrain Mirror: Ayatollah Sheikh Issa Qassem blamed in a statement on Sunday (December 20, 2015) the Nigerian Government for the massacre that took place in the city of Zaria and accused it of having involvement in the crime.
Bahraini Interior Ministry Urges Taking Down Photos of Sheikh Ali Salman in Manama
Bahrain Mirror: Hanging pictures of Al-Wefaq Secretary-General Sheikh Ali Salman in the Bahraini capital Manama sparked the anger of security authorities which began making calls to take them down.
AP: Move by Bahrain police to remove Shiite banners spark clash
Bahrain Mirror (AP): Bahrain's government-supported Shiite endowment expressed regret Tuesday over a move by police to take down Shiite banners and flags, an action that sparked clashes earlier in the day.
BFHR: Bahraini Authorities, a Source of Terror & Violator of Shiite Religious Rights
Bahrain Mirror: Bahrain Forum for Human Rights stated that the Bahraini authorities’ campaign against Ashura Banners and Slogans reflects “the deep-rooted hatred and discrimination in the government’s structure.”
Bahraini Interior Ministry Investigates Assaults by Ruling Family Member against Shiite Obsequies Yet without Results
The Bahraini Interior Ministry said that it is investigating the shooting incidents that took place southwest of the capital Manama, targeting two Shiite obsequies.
Nabeel Rajab: Taking Down Ashura Flags Violates Religious Freedom of Indigenous Bahrainis
Bahrain Mirror: Bahraini Human Rights Activist Nabeel Rajab tweeted on Thursday (October 15, 2015) that “taking down religious banners and flags linked to the culture and beliefs of the indigenous Bahrainis is a violation of their religious and cultural rights.”
"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.
Abdulhadi Khalaf: Duaij Bin Hamad Al Khalifa Led Attack on 1950’s Processions..He Was the First ISIS Bahraini
Bahrain Mirror: The Bahraini senior lecturer in the Sociology department at Lund University in Sweden, Abdulhadi Khalaf, described one of the members of Bahrain’s ruling Al Khalifa family, Duaij Bin Hamad Al Khalifa, as the “first ISIS [extremist] in Bahrain.”