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Al-Wefaq: Bahraini Delegation that Visited Jerusalem Represents Ruling Regime
11 Dec 2017 14:54

Al-Wefaq: Bahraini Delegation that Visited Jerusalem Represents Ruling Regime

Al-Wefaq National Islamic Society in Bahrain announced on Sunday (December 10, 2017) its categorical rejection and strong condemnation of the arrival of a Bahraini government delegation to the city of Jerusalem and the desecration of the holy region by being the Zionist entity's guests, indicating that ...

 
What’s Behind Bahraini Delegation’s Visit to Tel Aviv?
11 Dec 2017 12:49

What’s Behind Bahraini Delegation’s Visit to Tel Aviv?

Islam Times - Over the past two years, the relations of the reactionary Arab regimes with Israeli regime have undergone some drastic changes, and diplomatic normalization process with Tel Aviv is going even faster than ever. Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, and Bahrain are the forerunners of ...

 
Highest Religious Authority in Bahrain Returns to House Arrest after Undergoing Surgery
10 Dec 2017 21:27

Highest Religious Authority in Bahrain Returns to House Arrest after Undergoing Surgery

Islam Times - The highest religious authority Ayatollah Sheikh Isa Qassim returned on Sunday (December 10, 2017) to his besieged house in Diraz, two days after undergoing an urgent surgery.

 
Bahraini King
10 Dec 2017 21:04

Bahraini Officials in Israel amid Anger over Al-Quds Decision

Islam Times - The Bahraini regime has sent an official delegation to the Israeli regime amid anger over US President Donald Trump's decision to recognize al-Quds (Jerusalem) as Israel's capital.

 
Bahrain: Protests Condemning Trump’s Decision Recognizing Jerusalem as Israel’s Capital
9 Dec 2017 13:58

Bahrain: Protests Condemning Trump’s Decision Recognizing Jerusalem as Israel’s Capital

Islam Times - Thousands of Bahrainis took to streets in different villages in Bahrain on Friday (December 8, 2017) condemning Trump's decision that recognizes Jerusalem as Israel's capital.

 
Rights defender Nabeel Rajab’s trial adjourned until January 15
8 Dec 2017 14:58

Rights defender Nabeel Rajab’s trial adjourned until January 15

The latest court hearing against Bahraini human rights defender, Nabeel Rajab, has been adjourned until January 15, when the defense will reportedly be expected to submit its closing arguments.

 
Bahrain’s Leading Shiite Cleric Hospitalized
4 Dec 2017 21:02

Bahrain’s Leading Shiite Cleric Hospitalized

Islam Times - Bahrain's leading Shiite cleric Sheikh Isa Qassim has been hospitalized in critical condition after weeks of suffering from deteriorating health.

 
Bahrain
4 Dec 2017 07:49

Bahrain's top Shiite cleric hospitalised

Bahrain's leading Shiite cleric Sheikh Isa Qassim, a central opposition figure, has been admitted to hospital in critical condition, his family and a rights group said Monday.

 
Bahraini Regime Attacks supporters of Detained Leader
3 Dec 2017 08:40

Bahraini Regime Attacks supporters of Detained Leader

- Bahraini regime's security attacked supporters of Shiites' spiritual leader Ayatollah Sheikh Isa Qassim, whose life is in danger under a prolonged house arrest.According to local media, the west-backed Al Khalifa regime dispersed the protesters who attempted to gather outside Ayatollah Qassim's residence ...

 
’Day of Rage’ Protests in Bahrain to Support Sheikh Isa Qassim
1 Dec 2017 12:22

’Day of Rage’ Protests in Bahrain to Support Sheikh Isa Qassim

Islam times -- The February 14 Youth Coalition has called Friday the “Day of Rage,” urging the public to protest Sheikh Isa Qassem’s house arrest and his dire health conditions.

 
Bahrain Regime Forces Besiege Home of Shiite Cleric Sheikh Qassim
27 Nov 2017 10:18

Bahrain Regime Forces Besiege Home of Shiite Cleric Sheikh Qassim

Islam Times - Bahraini security forces have extensively surrounded the house of prominent Shia cleric Sheikh Isa Qassim, whose health condition is severely deteriorating.

 
Bahrain Regime Postpones Case of Human Rights Activist Nabeel Rajab
9 Nov 2017 11:57

Bahrain Regime Postpones Case of Human Rights Activist Nabeel Rajab

Islam times - A Bahraini regime court adjourned the case of prominent human rights activist and Bahrain Center for Human Rights (BCHR) President, Nabeel Rajab, for sentencing until November 22, 2017.

 
Bahraini courts hand down prison terms to three Shia clerics
1 Nov 2017 13:50

Bahraini courts hand down prison terms to three Shia clerics

Islam times - Courts in Bahrain have separately handed down prison sentences between six months and one year to three Shia Muslim clerics as the ruling Al Khalifah dynasty presses ahead with its heavy-handed crackdown and persecution of the members of the religious community in the tiny Persian Gulf ...

 
We Hold Al Khalifa Accountable for Sheikh Qassim’s Life: Representative
30 Oct 2017 08:48

We Hold Al Khalifa Accountable for Sheikh Qassim’s Life: Representative

Islam Times - Backed by the armored vehicles and helicopters flying low overhead, the Bahraini forces stormed into Diraz village from several directions to reach the home of the country’s top Shiite cleric Ayatollah Sheikh Isa Qassim.

 
Bahrain’s dissolution of opposition political party against freedom of speech: EU
28 Oct 2017 19:11

Bahrain’s dissolution of opposition political party against freedom of speech: EU

Islam times - The European Union says Bahrain’s dissolution of the National Democratic Action Society (Wa’ad) “contravenes provisions on the freedoms of speech and association,” a day after a court in Manama upheld a ruling on banning the major opposition party.

 
BFHR reports fresh abuses at Bahrain’s Jaw Prison
21 Oct 2017 13:39

BFHR reports fresh abuses at Bahrain’s Jaw Prison

Islam times - Authorities at Bahrain’s Jaw Prison are reportedly coming up with new ways to abuse detainees, including cutting water supplies to sanitation facilities.

 
Call to Save Prisoners in Bahrain amid Crackdown
20 Oct 2017 19:21

Call to Save Prisoners in Bahrain amid Crackdown

Islam times -Several human rights organizations have urged the international community to intervene and save citizens incarcerated by the Bahraini regime amid an ongoing crackdown on peaceful dissent in the tiny Persian Gulf monarchy.

 
ICSRF demands investigation into torture against jailed Bahraini minor
16 Oct 2017 02:51

ICSRF demands investigation into torture against jailed Bahraini minor

Islam times - - The International Center for Supporting Rights and Freedoms (ICSRF) called on Bahrain’s public prosecutor to promptly open an investigation into fresh allegations of torture coming out of Jaw Prison.

 
This picture shows members of the Saudi Royal Navy during Bridge 18 naval exercises in the Persian Gulf waters. (Photo via Twitter)
11 Oct 2017 04:13

Saudi Arabia, Bahrain start joint naval drills in Persian Gulf

Islam Times - Saudi Arabia and Bahrain have started joint naval exercise in the Persian Gulf waters as the Manama regime has been trying for years to draw closer to Saudi authorities and receive their assistance in the heavy-handed crackdown against pro-democracy activists and opposition figures.

 
Imprisoned Bahraini teenager Jassem Abdul Jalil Hassan (Photo via Twitter)
5 Oct 2017 05:43

Bahraini regime forces detain 3 minors with no charge or conviction

Islam Times - Bahraini forces have arrested a number of minors without offering any legal justification for their detention as the ruling Al Khalifah regime does not shy away from its repressive measures and heavy-handed crackdown in the tiny Persian Gulf kingdom.