LONDON CONFERENCE: The Arab Uprisings Four Years On – February 13-14 2015

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Bahrain Watch, MENA Solidarity, Egypt Solidarity Initiative would like to invite you to a film screening and one day conference marking the 4th anniversary of the Bahraini and the Arab Uprisings   Date: Friday 13 February – 6-9pm Saturday 14 February – 10-5pm Venue: School of African & Oriental Studies, Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square, London… Read more »

Between ballots and boycotts: Bahrain’s political and electoral systems assessed

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On Saturday November 22, Bahrain held parliamentary elections. Bahrain Watch looks at the significance of these elections in relation to the political system as a whole and evaluates the election using basic principles from the IDEA’s Book on International Electoral Standards.   We find critical breaches of international electoral standards, in particular, the absence of… Read more »

Delegation of Activists Visit Korea for Arms Control Campaign

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Bahrain Watch to Participate in Press Conference at South Korean National Assembly FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: [email protected] Twitter: @bhwatch March 17, 2014 A Bahrain Watch delegation has arrived in Seoul, South Korea to bolster a legislative effort for new arms export controls, at the invitation of local NGOs, including Amnesty International Korea. This week, Korean… Read more »

السفارة الأمريكية في المنامة تقوم بخدمة التوظيف لشرطة البحرين

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استطاع العضو في منظمة البحرين ووتش جون هورن التنقيب عن وثيقة نشرها موقع ويكيليكس العام الماضي وأثارت فضول الجميع. وهي تعرض الدور الذي لعبته السفارة الأمريكية في المنامة في توظيف “مستشار شرطة كبير” لوزارة الداخلية البحرينية في مرحلة حرجة من عام 2011. والدور المُعلَن عنه قريب جدًا للوظيفة التي كان يشغلها رئيس الشرطة السابق جون… Read more »