Alahednews Alahednews Bahrain Crackdown: Clerics Mistreated as Dozens Detained The Al Khalifa regime detained 47 Bahrainis as reports of Shia clerics being abused emerged. HRW: Bahrain’s Tolerance for Dissent Approaching Vanishing Point HRW accused the Al Khalifa regime of using false charges to harass, intimidate, and imprison human rights defenders and their relatives. Al-Wefaq Slams Ongoing Incommunicado Detention of Six Detainees Al-Wefaq said the ongoing incommunicado detention of six death row inmates highlights fragility of the case. Bahrain Crackdown: 2017 Was the Bloodiest Year, Human Rights Crises Unprecedented, Al-Wefaq Warns Bahraini Al-Wefaq National Islamic Society summed up the crises that passed over 2017, emphasizing that the year was one of the bloodiest in Bahrain Bahrainis Protest Recent Harsh Court Verdicts Bahrainis protested this week’s harsh court verdicts. Al-Wefaq: Death Sentences against Six Bahrainis an Act of Weakness by Manama Deputy SG of Bahrain’s al-Wefaq Islamic Society described the latest death sentences as an act of ’weakness’ on the part of Manama. Bahrain Crackdown: Regime Attacks People Protesting against Death Sentences Just like any episode of Bahraini crackdown against dissents, regime forces attacked protesters on Monday. Bahrain Sentences 6 Civilians to Death, Al-Wefaq Urges Int’l Community to Move As part of its continuous aggression against civilians, Bahrain issued via its High Military Court death sentences against 6 civilians. Steps to Normalization: Bahraini Delegation Visits ’Israel’ As part of the exposed Bahraini steps towards normalization with the Zionist entity, a Bahraini delegation is visiting the ‘Israeli’-occupied ter Bahrain Crackdown: Sheikh Isa Qassim Undergoes Surgery Bahrain’s sheikh Isa Qassim underwent surgery at Ibn al-Nafees Hospital. Bahrain Crackdown: UN Experts Urge Full Respect for Rights of Sheikh Isa Qassim While Receiving Treatment Four UN experts called on Bahrain to ensure the human rights of the country’s most senior Shia leader, 76 year old Ayatollah Sheikh Isa Qassim, are Bahrain Crackdown: Ayatollah Isa Qassim Hospitalized In ’Critical Condition’ Bahrain’s prominent Shia cleric Ayatollah Sheikh Isa Qassim was taken to a private hospital in critical condition after weeks of suffering from det Bahrain Crackdown: More Protests as Situation Reaches Dead-end New protests were held in Bahrain against the ruling monarchy’s insistence to continue the ill-treatment of Ayatollah Sheikh Isa Qassim. Bahrainis Protest Regime’s Denial to Provide Treatment for Sheikh Qassim Thousands protested in Bahrain against the regime’s refusal to provide Sheikh Isa Qassim the medical treatment he needs. Bahrain Crackdown: Ayatollah Qassim Is ’Facing Slow Death’, Activist Warns Religious Freedoms Activist said that Bahrain’s spiritual leader Ayatollah Sheikh Isa Qassim is ’facing a slow death’. Iran Alarmed About Sheikh Isa Qassim’s Health, Urges Lifting Siege on House Iran voices concern about Bahraini Shia cleric’s health and urged the lifting of siege on his house. Bahraini Regime Circulating False Info on Ayatollah Qassim, US State Dept. «Following Situation Closely» Bahraini opposition source said Manama is circulating false information regarding Sheikh Isa Qassim. Bahrain Crackdown: Bahrainis Protest in Support of Ayatollah Qassim People across Bahrain held rallies in support of the country’s top Shia cleric Ayatollah Sheikh Isa Qassim, whose health dramatically deteriorated Bahrain Crackdown: Sheikh Hussein Al-Daihi Warns Ayatollah Qassim’s Life in Danger Deputy SG of al-Wefaq Islamic Society uncovered in a statement the ’dangerous deterioration in the health of Ayatollah Sheikh Isa Qassim’ Bahrain Crackdown: Regime to Try Sheikh Salman on Spy Charges The Bahraini regime is to try Sheikh Ali Salman on espionage charges. Bahrain Crackdown: Regime Tightens Siege around Ayatollah Isa Qassim’s Home as His Health Worsens Ayatollah Qassim now is suffering from severe internal hemorrhage, according to the doctor who examined his situation under tight security measures. Bahrain Crackdown: Al-Wefaq Considers Accusing Sheikh Ali Salman of Spying is Ridiculous Bahrain Crackdown: Al-Wefaq Considers Accusing Sheikh Ali Salman of Spying is Ridiculous Reporters without Borders: Bahrain Cracks down on Dissent Media rights group RSF denounced the ruthless suppression of minorities and political dissidents in Bahrain. Activists Ask US to Suspend Bahrain Prince’s Visa: He Tortured Prisoners Activists asked the US to suspend a diplomatic visa for the Bahraini prince over prisoner torture. Bahrain Crackdown: Court Hands Down Jail Terms to 17 Citizens in Mass Trial Amid the heavy crackdown of the regime against opposition and political dissent, a Bahraini court handed down jail sentences to 17 people in a mass tr