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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15319 9 months ago Eleanore Celeste Cohn-Eichner Sitka, AK , US
15318 9 months ago Kimberly Lenz Lorette, MB , CA
15317 9 months ago Anonymous HAVERHILL, MA , US
15316 9 months ago Margaret S. Maurin Bryn Mawr, PA , US
15315 9 months ago Donna Jay Kitchener, ON , CA
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15311 9 months ago Marina Caron Medicine Hat, AB , CA
15310 9 months ago Rhonda Malecki St. Louis Park, MN , US
15309 9 months ago Rhonda Malecki St. Louis Park, MN , US
15308 9 months ago J.T. Smith Sellersville, PA , US
15307 9 months ago David Morais Metairie, LA , US
15306 9 months ago Kerstin Fischer Hamburg, ot , DE
15305 9 months ago Brad Kane Los Angeles, CA , US
15304 10 months ago Colin Boyle London, ot , GB
15303 10 months ago anna coccia rome, ot , IT
15302 10 months ago Dave Elder Vestal, NY , US
15301 10 months ago Anonymous Asheville, NC , US This is this great man!
15300 10 months ago Quentin ISAAC Bristol, ot , GB
15299 10 months ago marcia caban Waterford, NY , US
15298 10 months ago Nancy Foster Myrtle Beach , SC , US
15297 10 months ago Anonymous Phoenix, Az., AZ , US Defending human rights, whether spoken, written or reported as
a statement of news, information,
or critique is a matter of human independance & democracy which makes it a basic human right...
15296 10 months ago Cecilia Donnet North Plainfield, NJ , US
15295 10 months ago Marco Washington MITCHELLVILLE, MD , 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