A political dissident in Bahrain has reportedly died as a result of injuries sustained under torture while in regime custody.
Bahraini regime forces have arrested yet another senior Shia Muslim cleric as the ruling Al Khalifa regime continues a heavy-handed crackdown on the Shia community in Bahrain.
Muslims in different parts of the world are to hold massive rallies on Friday in protest against the trial of Bahrain’s prominent cleric Sheikh Isa Qassim and the Al Khalifa regime’s heavy crackdown on the Shiite majority of the Persian Gulf country.
A court in Bahrain has launched the trial of prominent bahraini Shia cleric Sheikh Qassim and court session lasted a mere ten minutes, according to reports. Sheikh Qassim was not present at the session, which produced no verdict.
The opposition parties and movements have called for an international solidarity day with the Shiites in Bahrain next Friday (28 July).
Dozens of Shia Muslim clerics have staged a gathering in Bahrain to express their support for distinguished religious figure Sheikh Issa Qassim and denounce the Al Khalifah regime’s decision to revoke his nationality.
A court in Bahrain has dissolved the country’s main Shia opposition group, the al-Wefaq National Islamic Society, almost a month after the regime suspended its activities.
Bahraini people like many other countries around the world have taken to the streets to support the oppressed people of Palestine in the international Quds day rallies.
Thousands of citizens continue their open rally in Diraz in front of Ayatollah Sheikh Isa Qassim's house for the eighth consecutive day, during which they chanted anti-government slogans.