Bahrain regime kills a human being again

Abdulaziz Al Abbar

From the Bahrain Youth Society for Human Rights:

Excessive Use of Force Leads to the Death of a Bahraini Citizen

Posted on April 18, 2014

The Bahrain Youth Society for Human Rights (BYSHR) express their grave concern regarding the news of the death of Mr. Abdulaziz Al Abbar (27 years old).

Mr. Al Abbar died today morning (April 18, 2014) in Salmaniya Hospital. He was wounded in the head (tear gas canister and bird-shot).

Mr. Al Abbar, injured in protests held in the Saar area – February 23, 2014 -, remained in critical condition for a 55 days.

The Bahrain Youth Society for Human Rights (BYSHR) demands urgent and immediate investigation into the death of Mr. Abdulaziz Al Abbar.

See also here.

Bahrain: massive protests against the killing of two young men: here.

$580 million base expansion ties US closer to regime in Bahrain & their terrible human rights record: here.

During a trip to India in February, Bahrain’s King Hamad Al Khalifa visited Mahatma Gandhi’s shrine. The King praised Gandhi as someone “who believed in his cause, which he pursued until it was realised”. Gandhi’s cause, of course, was gaining independence for India against British colonial rule. Bahrain, too, gained independence from Britain in 1971, following a decades long struggle by its citizens. However, King Hamad has suggested that Bahrain’s ruling family were not so keen on independence. At a reception held in his honour last May, the King told assembled British dignitaries  that his father (the former ruler) had said at the time: “Why? No one asked you to go!” Following Bahrain’s nominal independence, popular uprisings began to occur roughly once a decade, seeking genuine democracy and the wresting of power away from the ruling family: here.

Political, rights, and civil society activists launched a campaign under the slogan “Kingdom of Demolished Mosques”. The campaign marks the 3rd anniversary of the demolition of 38 mosques in Bahrain, by the regime, during the state of emergency, between March and April 2011. The campaign was launched on the same day of the demolition of Al-Barbaghi Mosque which is more than 450 years old. The regime still insists on keeping it in ruins, and is attempting to relocate the historic mosque: here.

An oil well fire that started in Bahrain on Saturday could take days to extinguish as the country waits for specialist fire-fighting equipment to arrive, a spokesman at Bahrain’s state oil company Bapco said on Tuesday: here.

UK military starts $16m expansion of Bahrain complex: here.

Enhanced by Zemanta

19 thoughts on “Bahrain regime kills a human being again

  1. Pingback: Torture in Bahrain update | Dear Kitty. Some blog

  2. Pingback: British help for oppression in Saudi Arabia, Bahrain | Dear Kitty. Some blog

  3. Pingback: Bahrain regime deports Pakistani mercenaries | Dear Kitty. Some blog

  4. Pingback: Bahrain dictatorship, United States allies | Dear Kitty. Some blog

  5. Pingback: Bahrain news about other subject than killing its own people | Dear Kitty. Some blog

  6. Pingback: Bahrain dictatorship spends much on oppressing its people | Dear Kitty. Some blog

  7. Pingback: Bahrain police state update | Dear Kitty. Some blog

  8. Pingback: Bahrain dictatorship’s British governmental support | Dear Kitty. Some blog

  9. Pingback: Save Bahraini human rights activist | Dear Kitty. Some blog

  10. Pingback: Bahrain absolute monarchy news update | Dear Kitty. Some blog

  11. Pingback: Bahraini human rights activist writes letter to Obama | Dear Kitty. Some blog

  12. Pingback: Bahrain oppression continues | Dear Kitty. Some blog

  13. Pingback: Bahrain dictatorship news update | Dear Kitty. Some blog

  14. Pingback: Bahraini human rights activist speaking | Dear Kitty. Some blog

  15. Pingback: Stop Bahraini regime’s human rights violations | Dear Kitty. Some blog

  16. Pingback: Bahrain’s rulers make poor people poorer | Dear Kitty. Some blog

  17. Pingback: Bahraini monarchy arrests United States journalists | Dear Kitty. Some blog

  18. Pingback: Bahrain dictatorship kills teenager again | Dear Kitty. Some blog

  19. Pingback: Bahrain absolute monarchy bans secularist opposition | Dear Kitty. Some blog

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.