Geneva conference to put an end to dellusions of American Exceptionalism

Geneva conference: Russia to put an end to American illusions 21 February, 2014 – Ghaleb Kandil – U.S. bets to initiate Russian pressure on the Syrian delegation at the Geneva Conference, to bring it to change its principled positions have failed. The disappointment of Washington appeared in the results of the tripartite meeting in more »

Bahrain Prisons appauling, politicals receive inadequate care, routinely tortured, abused

Bahrain opposition calls for action on notorious prison 23 February, 2014 – Theran Times Bahrain’s main opposition party has called on human rights organizations to take immediate action on Bahraini political prisoners who are on hunger strike. Al-Wefaq National Islamic Society urged the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights as well as the Red Cross more »

Bahrain Regime draws 3000 to "Pro-Police Brutality" Rally and Free Shawarma Feast

Thousands rally demanding stringent punishment to perpetrators 23 February, 2013 – DT News Citizens in thousands gathered in Riffa yesterday to demand implementation of stringent punishments to terrorists and killers. Over 3,000 people took out a licensed rally along Al Muaskar Highway till Awali roundabout. Organised by civil women coalitions, the peaceful march was headed more »

al Khalifa offers belligerence, police violence, death sentence, to facilitate reconciliation

Bahrain: Dictator decides to execute Bahaini youth after 3rd anniversary protests By davidswanson – 21 February, 2014 – In a dramatic escalation of Alkhalifa enmity towards Bahrain’s people, the dictator and his entourage decided to execute a young Bahraini man. Maher Abbas Al Khabbaz on trumpeted charges. He is linked to alleged bomb making more »

Policeman death is time for regime to reflect on policy of impunity for brutal Police Force

Policeman’s death calls for international co-operation 22 February, 2014 – Gulf Daily News Apart from the street thugs, opposition figures living outside the kingdom are seriously compromising the security and integrity of Bahrain. Those countries harbouring extremists and radicals should do their international obligation of stopping or extraditing them. Last week’s violence claimed the life more »