Bahrain: New Arrests Target Doctors, Rights Activists
In Widening Crackdown on Critics, Four Doctors Among 15 Recently Arrested
March 20, 2011
Nighttime raids by masked men accompanied by uniformed security personnel have become disturbingly familiar in Bahrain. The state is now unabashedly terrorizing anyone including doctors who dared to support pro-democracy protesters during the past several weeks.
Joe Stork, deputy Middle East director at Human Rights Watch
(Manama) – Bahrain should end its campaign of arrests of doctors and human rights activists, Human Rights Watch said today.