Bahraini rights activist Khawaja goes on open-ended hunger strike

SHAFAQNA - Leading Bahraini human rights activist Abdulhadi al-Khawaja, who is serving a life sentence in relation to his influential role in the 2011 protests against the Al Khalifah regime, has reportedly gone on hunger strike.  Maryam…

Police, Protesters Clash in Funeral for Bahraini Activist who Died in Regime Custody

SHAFAQNA - Bahraini police have clashed with the thousands of demonstrators who had turned out for the funeral procession of an activist who died in regime custody. The scuffles took place in the village of Sanabis, which lies on the suburbs…