July 3, 2015

HRW slams US for resuming military aid to Bahrain

Human Rights Watch has strongly criticized a US decision to lift a ban on arms sales to Bahrain, where the ruling Al Khalifa regime continues its crackdown on pro-democracy protests.

The US-based rights group said on Thursday that the move by the administration of US President Barack Obama will encourage what it described as the Manama regime's "unrelenting repression" of pro-democracy protesters. Read more.

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