Bahraini regime forces have arrested another Shia Muslim cleric as part of the heavy-handed crackdown on members of the religious community.
Human Rights Watch stresses that Nabeel Rajab’s arbitrary detention by the Manama regime shows its contempt for the most fundamental human rights.
Bahraini courts strip 36 anti-regime activists of nationality as part of the Al Khalifah regime's crackdown on political dissidents.
Bahrain’s Supreme Court of Appeal has stripped seven more anti-regime activists of their citizenship.
A Bahraini rights group says the Manama regime has sentenced 52 political prisoners to a total of more than 313 years in jail over the last week alone.
Emirates airline announces cuts in flights to five US cities due to a weakened demand from the Middle East following travel bans.
The Bahrain Forum for Human Rights says it documented 2,389 rights violations in 2016.
Manama says Kuwait-mediated talks between Iran and the Arab regional grouping of the Persian Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) are to continue.
Security forces in Bahrain have cracked down hard on people protesting the country’s hosting of the Formula One race.
Amnesty International launches a public campaign aimed at securing the release from jail of the Bahraini Shia opposition cleric.
Distinguished Bahraini human rights activist Abdulhadi al-Khawaja has gone on an open-ended hunger strike in prison.
Prominent Bahraini human rights campaigner Nabeel Rajab is transferred to hospital due to complications following a surgery.
Bahraini protesters take to the streets in several regions across the country to condemn death sentences handed down to anti-regime dissidents.
The groups made the request in a letter sent to Formula One chairman Chase Carey and two managing directors Sean Bratches and Ross Brawn on Thursday.
A Bahraini human rights group says the Manama regime has revoked the citizenship of more than 410 dissidents, including 15 Shia clerics.
Bahrain’s king has granted military courts the right to try civilians, launching a new wave of crackdown on dissent.
Senior opposition Shia cleric Sheikh Ali Salman has had his prison sentence commuted by five years.
The Bahraini regime repeals the nationality of a representative of distinguished Shia cleric Sheikh Isa Qassim and two other activists.
Clashes break out between Bahraini forces and protesters, who were out on the streets to slam the death and jail sentences given to opposition activists.
The United Arab Emirates sentences a dissident professor to 10 years in jail for his online activities.
The Qatari government has not allowed migrant workers to leave the Persian Gulf country and come back their homeland.
A Bahraini court gave a jail sentence to a leader of the banned opposition al-Wefaq National Islamic Society and death and jail sentences to other anti-regime activists.
Fresh clashes break out as Manama’s troops resort to violence to prevent mass funeral ceremonies for a young martyr.
"We regard Mr. Mansoor's arrest and detention as a direct attack on the legitimate work of human rights defenders in the UAE," UN experts said in a statement.
Ali Naim Marhoun was summoned to a criminal court over participation in a pro-democracy gathering.
Seven Bahraini activists receive jail terms as Manama presses ahead with its crackdown.
A Bahraini protester injured during regime force’s attack on a sit-in in the northwestern village of Diraz earlier this year has died of his gunshot wounds.
Bahrain’s High Criminal Court has sentenced three people to death and 14 others to lengthy prison terms on alleged terror charges.
The regime in Manama arrests a former AFP photographer, who covered years of protests against the ruling Al Khalifah dynasty.
Bahrain's Supreme Criminal Court has postponed until May 17 the trial of top human rights activist Nabeel Rajab.
Protesters call on the Manama regime to punish those behind the killings of activists.
Amnesty International slams the arrest of Emirati human rights defender Ahmed Mansoor following a surprise overnight raid on his house.
The UAE summons the Swiss ambassador over remarks made by Switzerland to the UN over the human rights situation in Bahrain.
Saudi sources announced the war games, which they said would be launched on March 19 and last 23 days.
Bahraini regime forces attacked mourners during a funeral procession for an activist who died while in regime custody.
Human Rights Watch voices its deep concerns over the United Nations Human Rights Council’s failure to address the situation in Bahrain.
The journalist is identified as Tayseer al-Najjar, who was detained in December 2015 over a Facebook post expressing support for the resistance in Gaza.
A political commentator says the Bahraini regime has lost the card by "wrongly" targeting the prominent cleric Sheikh Isa Qassim in its heavy-handed crackdown on the voice of dissent.
Manama forces fire tear gas and stun grenades to break up anti-regime protest rallies near the capital.
A Bahraini court delays ruling in the trial of top Shia cleric Sheikh, Sheikh Isa Qassim.
Bahraini clerics call on the people to show solidarity with Sheikh Isa Qassim, saying that defending him is a religious duty.
Human Rights Watch says the Al Khalifah regime stripped 133 dissidents of their citizenship last year.
The UN voices deep concerns over the Manama regime’s increasing crackdown on dissent.
Manama forces fire tear gas and stun grenades to break up anti-regime gatherings in the Persian Gulf country.
Bahrain seeks to dissolve opposition party National Democratic Action Society (Wa’ad).
The upper house of the parliament voted for the measure Sunday, less than two weeks after it was approved by the lower house.
Bahrain’s High Criminal Court adjourns trial of Sheikh Isa Qassim until March 14.
Manama says an explosion has ripped through a police bus in Jaww Village, wounding four officers.
A large number of protesters also continued a sit-in protest on al-Fada’ Square in Qassim’s native village of Diraz, which has been under siege by regime forces for months.
Senior Bahraini scholars voice support for distinguished Shia clergyman Sheikh Isa Qassim.
Bahraini people take to the streets nationwide in solidarity with prominent Shia cleric Sheikh Issa Qassim.
The UAE buys $5 billion worth of arms from international firms at a military exposition in Abu Dhabi.
Bahraini police once again clash with protesters condemning the killing of a young activist.
The bill removes limitations in the Bahraini constitution on who military courts can prosecute.
Protesters clashed with regime forces on Sitra Island and elsewhere during Monday rallies against the death in custody of a young activist.
Bahraini regime forces reportedly kill a young man during a raid on the village of Nuwaidrat.
New edition of UAE arms show starts with Persian Gulf Arab states seeking to purchase billions of dollars in military hardware as destructive war in Yemen rages on.
Bahrain’s High Criminal Court ruled on Wednesday that the accused had carried out a bombing attack against regime forces.
Amnesty International warns that Bahrain is on the verge of a human rights catastrophe.
Al-Wefaq’s Deputy Secretary General Sheikh Hussein al-Daihi accuses the Al Khalifah regime of having violated people's rights.
Protesters pour out into streets en masse to confront regime forces on the sixth anniversary of a popular uprising to oust the House of Khalifah.
Thousands of Bahrainis are preparing for mass anti-regime demonstration to mark the sixth anniversary of the 2011 popular uprising.
As Erdogan makes a visit to Manama, Turkey and Bahrain sign a memorandum of understanding on bilateral cooperation in arms industry.
Bahraini police use tear gas and pellet guns to disperse multiple protests across the country.
Arabic-language Bahrain Mirror news website reported that the jail terms were issued by Bahrain’s appeals court on Saturday.
Hundreds of people stage separate rallies in Bahrain to honor slain activists and pro-democracy campaigners.
Kuwait has deployed military forces to its border with Iraq amid tensions over Baghdad’s handover of a waterway’s sovereignty to Kuwait city.
A Bahraini rights group says the Manama regime arrested 1,300 pro-democracy activists in 2016.
Anti-regime protests have erupted all over Bahrain in protest at the killings of three activists by Al Khalifah regime forces.
Kuwait welcomes prospects for cooperation between Iran and the Persian Gulf Arab states for the sake of region's stability.
Bahrain’s high court rejects an appeal by the main opposition group al-Wefaq against its dissolution.
A task force of the Chinese navy has made stops in four Arab states in the strategic Persian Gulf region.
The bomb exploded on a main street near the Bahraini capital, Manama, but caused no casualties.
The trio have been found guilty of an alleged attack on a police headquarters during an anti-regime protest rally in 2013.
Bahraini regime forces have clashed with people protesting in the run-up to the sixth anniversary of a popular uprising in Bahrain.
The UAE is a key Saudi ally in Riyadh's deadly aggression against Yemen.
Protesters rallied on Sitra Island south of Manama on Wednesday evening, holding pictures of distinguished Shia cleric Sheikh Isa Qassim.
The Emirati FM says Trump’s ban against seven Muslim-majority countries is not an anti-Islam move.
Iran’s Navy Commander Rear Admiral Habibollah Sayyari says the Islamic Republic will not allow any vessel to encroach on its territorial waters.
Protesters once again slam the ruling Al Khalifah regime’s brutal clampdown on dissent.
A hearing session is held in a Manama court in the absence of the top Bahraini cleric amid widespread protest rallies across the kingdom.
People across Bahrain take to the streets in support of Shia cleric Sheikh Isa Qassim whose citizenship has been revoked by Manama.
Bahrain sentences 6 people to life in jail over alleged involvement in attempted murder and a bomb attack.
Bahraini Shia Muslim clerics urge nationwide rallies in support of Sheikh Isa Qassim.
A court in Bahrain has sentenced six anti-regime activists to prison terms ranging from seven to ten years.
A senior Kuwaiti official voices optimism about the future of relations between Iran and the Persian Gulf Arab states, a newspaper reports.
Bahraini troops raid the besieged village of Diraz again, reportedly torturing an activist to death and critically injuring another.
The protesters rallied across the streets in the village of Sanabis on Wednesday evening, chanting slogans like “Zealot martyrs will remain in our hearts.”
Reporters Without Borders calls on Manama to immediately and unconditionally release Nabeel Rajab.
The prince was identified as Sheikh Faisal Abdullah al-Sabah.
Fresh clashes break out between regime forces and protesters as public anger continues following the execution of three activists.