Free Bahrain's Leading Human Rights Defender Nabeel Rajab

Human rights activist Nabeel Rajab is in prison in Bahrain for 2 years as punishment for speaking to the media about restrictions on press freedom in Bahrain. He's threatened with another 15 years in a separate case stemming solely from Tweets in which he criticized the war in Yemen and the use of torture in Bahraini prisons.

Please click below to sign this petition to the Bahraini authorities:

Immediately and unconditionally release Nabeel Rajab and all other prisoners of conscience held solely for exercising their right to free expression.



201-225 of 15320 signatures
Number Date Name Location Please add comment.
15120 1 month ago Bharat Adarkar Manalapan, NJ , US
15119 1 month ago Gayle Smith Carmel, CA , US
15118 1 month ago Des Par Fort Lauderdale, FL , US
15117 1 month ago Connie Stomper Santa Barbara, CA , US
15116 1 month ago Sara McCay Kamuela, HI , US
15115 1 month ago Megan Rast Denver, CA , US
15114 1 month ago Lauren Thompson Portland, OR , US
15113 1 month ago Dalal Lubbadeh Mississauga, ON , CA
15112 1 month ago Paulette Ampey Norfolk , VA , US
15111 1 month ago Anonymous Ellisville , MO , US
15110 1 month ago Alek Hyra Springfield, VA , US
15109 1 month ago Jack Woodward Auckland, ot , NZ
15108 1 month ago Amy Fass New York, NY , US No one should be imprisoned for expressing an opinion, and no one should be held in such unhealthy conditions.
15107 1 month ago Anonymous S h, FL , US
15106 1 month ago Francene Shed Stillwater, OK , US
15105 1 month ago Jeff Horejsi Fairfax, MN , US
15104 1 month ago Joanna Miller Randolph Center , VT , US
15103 1 month ago Lars Sözüer Duisburg, ot , DE
15102 1 month ago Betty Harris Littleton, CO , US Suppressing thought and other opinions will move the world backward to third world squalor
15101 1 month ago Anonymous Seattle, WA , US
15100 1 month ago Angela Callis Newport News, VA , US
15099 1 month ago Tamara Matz Los Angeles, CA , US
15098 1 month ago Sara Perron Sterling Heights, MI , US Please free Nabeel Rajab his family and friends miss and need him greatly.
15097 1 month ago Brenda Lindemann PLAINFIELD, VT , US
15096 1 month ago Anonymous New Albany, OH , US
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Background from Americans for Democracy and Human Rights in Bahrain:
> Nabeel Rajab: a Lifelong Human Rights Defender
> Nabeel Rajab sentenced to 2 years in absentia as unfair trial concludes
> Bahrain Postpones Nabeel Rajab’s Appeal against Two-Year Prison Term
> UN Assistant Secretary-General for Human Rights Cites Bahrain as “Egregious” Perpetrator of Reprisals

Background from the Bahrain Institute for Rights and Democracy
> Nabeel Rajab Faces Absurd New Charges In Latest Attempt to Silence Jailed Critic