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.

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



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Number Date Name Location Please add comment.
15095 1 month ago Elsa S Beirut, LB
15094 1 month ago Anonymous Staatsburg , NY , US
15093 1 month ago Heather Westphal SHIOCTON, WI , US
15092 1 month ago Susan Heath Albany, OR , US
15091 1 month ago Barbara Robinson Spokane, WA , US
15090 1 month ago Alexander Whittle Madison, TN , US
15089 1 month ago Alexander Whittle Madison, TN , US
15088 1 month ago Nicole Staudinger Portland, OR , US
15087 1 month ago Annette Spreeuw Vancouver, BC , CA
15086 1 month ago Denys Cope Santa Fe, NM , US
15085 1 month ago Daniel Cavanaugh Belleville, MI , US
15084 1 month ago Carla Ochoa Miami, FL , US
15083 1 month ago martina thiele warrawong, ot , AU
15082 1 month ago cathy olsen mt pleasant, SC , US DO THE RIGHT THING AND FREE NABEEL!!!!!!!
15081 1 month ago David Morrison Albuquerque, NM , US
15080 1 month ago Pearl Rozner Lipner Oakland, CA , US
15079 1 month ago Patti Weizel Port Angeles, WA , US
15078 1 month ago Herman S. Simms, Jr. Detroit, MI , US Are they a port for the U.S. Navy?? Is this BEHAVIOR reprersentative of Bahrain, the U.S., or BOTH??? - One Black American!!??
15077 1 month ago Mindy Leighton-Toth Los Angeles, CA , US
15076 1 month ago James Fussell Mölndal, ot , SE
15075 1 month ago Philippe Dam Brussels, ot , BE
15074 1 month ago Hailey Wood Wauconda, IL , US
15073 1 month ago Frances Ballin Cardiff, ot , GB
15072 1 month ago John Raymond Jones London, ot ,
15071 1 month ago Anonymous Austin, TX , 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