Shia Human Rights

Lashkar Jhangvi Appeals for Funds to wipe out Shias...

    Hate and violent campaign is continuing against Shia community from Takfiri Deoandi network without any hurdle despite big claims...

Bahraini regime forces jail Shia cleric for supporting Sheikh...

SHAFAQNA - Bahraini regime officials have sentenced a Shia clergyman to one year in prison over his support for prominent...

Activists gather in front of Bahrain’s London embassy protesting...

SHAFAQNA - A group of activists gathered in front of the Bahraini Embassy in London on Monday to protest the...

Citizenships of 155 Bahrainis revoked in politically-motivated cases in...

SHAFAQNA - The year 2017 witnessed the revocation of 155 citizenships of Bahrainis, due to politically-motivated cases. On average, that...

Sheikh Ali Salman’s trial adjourned until January 4

SHAFAQNA - A Manama court adjourned the trial of Bahrain’s opposition leader Sheikh Ali Salman until January 4. Thursday’s postponement...

Manama court upholds prison terms against Ahmed Alwadaei’s relatives

SHAFAQNA - Manama’s court of appeals upheld lengthy prison terms against the family members of exiled Bahraini human rights...

Interior and Islamic Affairs Ministries Hunt for Extremist Books...

SHAFAQNA - Morocco World News : Commissions from both ministries have begun a campaign in bookstores around the kingdom...

Bahrain Cleric’s Trial Postponed

SHAFAQNA - A Bahraini court on Tuesday delayed the trial of Shia cleric Sheikh Muhammad Salih Qashami. According to al-Lulu news...

Amnesty International reiterates call for Nabeel Rajab’s ‘immediate’ release

SHAFAQNA - Amnesty International reiterated its call for Nabeel Rajab’s ‘immediate and unconditional’ release, just days after his latest...

UN experts call on Manama to ensure Sheikh Isa...

SHAFAQNA - Four UN experts called on Manama to ensure that Sheikh Isa Qassim’s human rights are fully respected. The...

Letter of Ayatollah Akhtari to UN Secretary-General and human...

SHAFAQNA - Following the worsening of the physical condition of Ayatollah Sheikh Isa Qassim, member of the Supreme Council...

Bahraini shiite cleric accuses Manama of slowly killing of...

SHAFAQNA - A leading Bahraini Shiite cleric called on Manama to lift the house arrest on Bahrain’s highest religious...

Amnesty calls on Manama to drop charges against Ebtisam...

SHAFAQNA - Amnesty International called for a show of solidarity with Bahrain’s Ebtisam al-Saegh on the occasion of the...

Protests erupt across Bahrain following Sheikh Qassim’s deteriorating health

SHAFAQNA - Protesters marched peacefully through the streets of a number of towns and villages including Karbabad, Shahrakkan, Buri, Abu...

Sheikh Isa Qassim’s health deteriorates

SHAFAQNA - Rights activists have taken to social media to express their grave concerns as to Sheikh Isa Qassim's...

Al Wefaq warns against criminalisation of opposition

SHAFAQNA - Bahrain’s opposition Al Wefaq party warned that the recent blacklisting of one of its former lawmakers was...

The case of Nabeel Rajab

SHFAQNA - Activists and international rights groups have voiced their outrage over Wednesday’s court verdict, which upheld a 2-year...

Free Zakzaky, IMN cries out to Buhari after 700...

SHAFAQNA - The Islamic Movement of Nigeria has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to release its leader, Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky,...

BFHR records seven enforced disappearances across Bahrain

SHAFAQNA - The Bahrain Forum for Human Rights (BFHR) documented the forcible disappearance of seven Bahrainis in recent weeks,...

7 Bahraini civilians detained in unknown locations

SHAFAQNA - The Bahraini regime recently detained in unknown locations seven people, including two minors, amid a brutal crackdown...

Al Wefaq describes espionage charges against Sheikh Salman as...

SHAFAQNA - Bahrain’s opposition Al Wefaq National Islamic Society has described Manama’s decision to try its leader on espionage...

Four hunger striking females in Bahrain prison suffer from...

SHAFAQNA - Four detainees in Bahrain’s Isa Town Women’s Prison are suffering from deteriorating health as their hunger strike...

Bahrain authorities ban Friday Prayers in Diraz for 67th...

SHAFAQNA - As the sun rose over Bahrain’s northwestern village of Diraz, armored vehicles were snapped around the home...

Jaafaria Endowment Imposes Special Permits for Holding Shiite Religious...

SHAFAQNA - The Jaafaria Endowment Directorate has imposed the issuance of a special permit for houses, whose owners wish to...

Bahraini rights groups appeal to International community over Manama’s...

SHAFAQNA - Bahraini rights groups called on international organizations, UN (AhlulBayt News Agency) - Special Rapporteurs, and member states...

Bahraini court postpones verdict against senior Shiite cleric

SHAFAQNA - A Manama court has postponed a ruling in the case against the chairman of Bahrain’s largest Shiite...

UN special rapporteur expressed intention to visit Bahrain

SHAFAQNA - A prominent Bahraini cleric and activist, Sheikh Maytham al-Salman discussed the deteriorating human rights situation in Bahrain...

Saudis still besieged Shia town after clashes

SHAFAQNA - Posters of sumptuous villas and palm-fringed boulevards hang in the battle-scarred old quarter of Awamiya, symbols of...

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