Islam Times - Latest News Bahrain Thu, 19 Jan 2017 02:49:59 GMT /skins/default/en/normal01/ch01_newsfeed_logo.gif Islam Times 100 70 en Copyright (c) Islam Times, all rights reserved. Thu, 19 Jan 2017 02:49:59 GMT Bahrain 60 Anti-regime demo turns violent in Bahrain amid fears of more killings Islam Times - Police and anti-regime protesters have clashed in the Bahraini village of Sanabis amid reports saying that more activists are facing execution in the kingdom. ]]> Bahrain Thu, 19 Jan 2017 03:52:32 GMT UN shocked by Manama regime’s execution of three activists Islam Times - The United Nations has expressed distress at the execution of three Shia Muslim activists in Bahrain over their alleged role in killing policemen during a pro-democracy demonstration. ]]> Bahrain Wed, 18 Jan 2017 08:06:45 GMT Bahrain uses hooligans to suppress dissent Islam Times - A video, which has resurfaced on the Internet, shows hooligans ransacking a store while security forces look on and even film the incident without trying to stop the raid. ]]> Bahrain Wed, 18 Jan 2017 01:21:07 GMT Drives behind Bahrain Regime’s Clampdown on Opposition Islam Times - The Al Khalifa regime of Bahrain has executed three young activists named Sami Moshaymaa, Ali al-Sankis, and Abbas al-Samiee, adding to the chain of violent actions against the civilians over the past year. The three young men were arrested and sentenced to death in 2014 on charges of killing an Emirati and two Pakistani troops in the country. ]]> Bahrain Tue, 17 Jan 2017 08:32:47 GMT Bahrainis keep on protesting over execution of three activists Islam Times - People in Bahrain continue protests against the ruling Al Khalifah regime over the execution of three Shia Muslim activists convicted of killing three policemen during a pro-democracy rally back in March 2014. ]]> Bahrain Tue, 17 Jan 2017 02:20:52 GMT HRW 2017 World Report: Bahrain, Accelerated Repression Jeopardizes Activists Islam Times - Human Rights Watch (HRW) said in its 2017 World Report that "Bahrain stepped up its repression of activists and government critics during 2016". It indicated, "The government dissolved the main political opposition group and prosecuted leading human rights activists and Shia clerics." ]]> Bahrain Sat, 14 Jan 2017 08:26:34 GMT UK Gov’t: Bahrain Spent £16 Thousand to Host British MPs in Manama Dialogue Islam Times - A report issued by the British Government indicated that Bahrain spent more than 16 thousand British pounds for hosting 5 UK Members of Parliament from the Conservative Party, at its December 2016 Manama Dialogue Forum. ]]> UK Sat, 14 Jan 2017 08:26:08 GMT The Guardian: Human Rights Abuses in Bahrain Cast Shadow over £2m UK Aid Support Islam Times - British daily The Guardian said in a report published Friday (January 13, 2017), that, "The UK government is facing fresh questions about Britain's aid strategy after it emerged that a controversial multi-million pound program of support for Bahrain's security and justice system is being bolstered this year, even as the Gulf state reverses reforms to a key intelligence agency accused of torture." ]]> Bahrain Sat, 14 Jan 2017 08:25:42 GMT UK’s Cameron Visits Bahrain amid Al Khalifa Ongoing HR violation Islam Times - Pro-democracy activists voiced concerns after UK’s Former Prime Minister David Cameron mad a visit to Bahrain for talks with the Persian Gulf Tiny Island’s officials. ]]> Bahrain Sat, 14 Jan 2017 08:25:11 GMT Bahrainis protest death penalties for fellow citizens Islam Times - People have taken to the streets of two Bahraini villages to denounce a latest court ruling that upheld death sentences against three anti-regime demonstrators. ]]> Bahrain Sat, 14 Jan 2017 08:06:58 GMT