Rights groups ask Special Envoy Amal Clooney to urge UK to stand up for freedom of expression in Bahrain
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Mistreatment of political prisoners in Bahraini jails may amount to “torture”, say eight UN Special Rapporteurs. IFEX member ADHRB provides context for the documented range of abuses prisoners have been subject to.

The United Nations Working Group on Arbitrary Detention has declared Bahraini activist Najah Yusuf’s 2017 arrest to have been arbitrary and in violation of the right to freedom of expression.

Interrogations, detentions and arrests persist throughout the religious holiday of Ashura, as Bahraini authorities continue to restrict religious opinions.