Bahraini monarchy keeps violating human rights

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This video is called Royal Torture: Bahrain princess charged with activist abuse.

From Human Rights First:

Bahrain No More Stable as Nabeel Rajab Marks One Year in Custody


By Brian Dooley
Human Rights Defenders Program

Exactly a year ago tomorrow leading Bahraini human rights defender Nabeel Rajab was arrested in his home by masked men.

He has been in custody ever since and has another year to go before completing his sentence on charges of Tweeting information about protests. Nabeel’s jailing was a shock to those of us who follow Bahrain closely. For the year before his arrest, Bahraini authorities had harshly cracked down on protesters calling for democracy. Thousands of people had been arrested and many of them were tortured.

But many people thought that Nabeel’s international prominence and reputation would protect him from a long prison sentence; he’s the President of the Bahrain Center…

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