تقدر تكلفة قطع الانترنت المتعمد بأكثر من ١٠٥ ألف دينار، حوالي ٢٦٥ ألف دولار أمريكي، من جيوب الزبائن

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كشفت تحقيقات منظمة مرصاد البحرين “بحرين ووتش” في الشهر الماضي أن منذ 20 يونيو 2016، تقوم شركات الاتصالات في البحرين بإيقاف تشغيل خدمة الانترنت في قرية الدراز عمداً بشكل يومي من الساعة السابعة مساءاً حتى الساعة الواحدة صباحاً.و ذلك عن طريق تعطيل ابراج الاتصالات والتشويش على الخطوط الثابتة بنسبة 90% و تبين التحقيقات الأخيرة التي… Read more »

Updates and announcements – new projects, new members, new events

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Below is some of what has been keeping us busy The Bahrain Watch team has been quietly busy over the past few months setting up new collaborations, making some internal changes, playing with new ideas and tactics in striving to make sure it can continue making an impact with it’s limited resources. To help us… Read more »

Human Rights Defender prevented from Boarding Flight to Bahrain as Access Denials Continue

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In an unprecedented case of access denial, human rights defender Maryam AlKhawaja was today prevented from boarding a British Airways flight from Denmark to Bahrain, following a request to the airline by the Bahrain government. AlKhawaja is the Acting President of the Bahrain Center for Human Rights (BCHR) and the Co-Director of the Gulf Center… Read more »

Bahrain tells UN torture expert to postpone visit — again

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  For the second consecutive time, the Bahraini government has told the UN Special Rapporteur on Torture to delay his planned visit to Bahrain. A statement on the state-run news agency yesterday said that Bahrain’s Minister for Human Rights delivered an official letter to Special Rapporteur Juan Mendez “outlining reasons for the request to postpone… Read more »