5 years in prison

Bahrain sentences prominent activist to 5 years in prison

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates /February 21, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —  A prominent human rights activist in Bahrain was sentenced Wednesday to five years in prison over tweets alleging prison torture in his country and misconduct in Saudi Arabia’s war in Yemen, despite wide international criticism of his trial. Nabeel Rajab’s sentencing marks the latest chapter in … Continue reading Bahrain sentences prominent activist to 5 years in prison