Opportunity: Bahrain Watch Seeking Talented Web Developer

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Bahrain Watch are seeking a talented web developer to enhance the organization’s web presence. We require individuals who can improve the organization’s digital outreach through website development and the use of innovative and creative ways to visualise and present data. The exact scope of the project can be discussed further, yet the general responsibilities and… Read more »

Judge Orders Further Partial Release Of Henderson Files

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Verdict still retains secrecy of the core of the evidence on UK-Bahrain relationship despite ordering further disclosure   As reported by the Independent today, the Information Tribunal in London has ruled that the contents of diplomatic cable from 1977 should be partially disclosed, yet a full disclosure will not occur on the basis that it… Read more »

Foreign Office Refuse to Release Document Detailing Conversation with Ian Henderson

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In order to shed greater light on the role of Ian Henderson, the British citizen who was head of Bahrain’s Special Branch for around 30 years, I sent a freedom of information request to the Foreign and Commonwealth Office  (FCO) regarding a retained document about an informal conversation that took place in 1977 between Henderson… Read more »