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I Stand with Bahraini Activists

Free Jaleela - Tortured Bahraini Teacher Detained Again
 

Two weeks ago, Jaleela Al-Salman, a Bahraini teacher and vice president of the Bahrain Teachers Association, told me that the Bahraini security forces had tortured her when she was in detention earlier this year. Just after we spoke, masked men in civilian clothes broke into her home and abducted her again. There is a very real danger she will be tortured again.

Bahrain's pro-democracy protests have been the largest, proportionately, of any country in the Middle East. Hundreds of thousands of citizens have risen up to demand their human rights.  The Bahrain monarchy has responded with a violent crackdown.

Human Rights First will deliver this petition to the Ambassador of the Kingdom of Bahrain to the United States, Houda Ezra Ebrahim Nonoo, and urge her to support release for Jaleela and other Bahraini activists fighting for democracy and human rights. Sign now!


I Stand with Bahraini Activists!


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Number Date Name Location
2266 7.2 years ago Jenny Miller San Clemente, CA
2265 7.2 years ago William Meloney Philpot, KY
2264 7.2 years ago Robert Jimenez Lords Valley, PA
2263 7.2 years ago A Bonvouloir Sunnyvale, CA
2262 7.2 years ago Bruce Gates Halifax, NS
2261 7.2 years ago Eleanor Prugh San Anselmo, CA
2260 7.2 years ago Barbara VanHorn Duncannon, PA
2259 7.2 years ago James Macduff Byers, CO
2258 7.2 years ago Hawi Alhawi AL
2257 7.2 years ago layla new Bahrain,
2256 7.2 years ago Roldo Bartimole Bartimole Cleveland Heights, OH
2255 7.2 years ago Anonymous Santa Barbara, CA
2254 7.2 years ago Anonymous Lexington, MA
2253 7.2 years ago Benita Campbell Burgettstown, PA
2252 7.2 years ago Terrance Shoemaker Parker, CO
2251 7.2 years ago Douglas Schiebel Port Ludlow, WA
2250 7.2 years ago Glen Bledsoe Salem, OR
2249 7.2 years ago Lynn Gottlieb
2248 7.2 years ago Jerold M Gorski Irvine, CA
2247 7.2 years ago Joe Moye Tallahassee, FL
2246 7.2 years ago Richard Mindar Honolulu, HI
2245 7.2 years ago Janet and Richard Wright Friday Harbor, WA
2244 7.2 years ago Joy Alexander #1101,
2243 7.2 years ago Dinah Otieno carrboro, NC
2242 7.2 years ago Rui Vieira Funchal, ot
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