Martyr Mostafa Hamdan’s Mother Bids Farewell to her Son
Martyr Mostafa Hamdan’s mother stood before the vehicle carrying her late son’s body and pleaded in content: O Allah, accept this sacrifice from me!
Mohammad Sahwan: You’ll no Longer Feel the Pain of your Wounds
Martyr Mohammad Sahwan went through many difficult stages as did the rest of his family members. Belonging to the “Sahwan” family name was enough for him to become a target, let alone being a leading man of society in Sanabes.
A Night in Diraz
It is the weekend, the time when everyone looks for a breather to change their mood. Contrary to that, we are looking for a way out into a choked place, besieged day after day.
Countdown until Al-Ekri’s Release: Fareeda Al-Dalal Says Two Things not to be Forgotten, Slandering My Husband & Insulting My Children
On Friday (March 10, 2017), the Bahraini “Hippocrates” Dr. Ali Al-Ekri completes his five-year prison sentence. His family eagerly awaits his release.
Second Edition of Jaw Novel out, Readers Say this Book could Break You
Bahrain Mirror issued the second edition of the Jaw Novel this week on Wednesday (February 15, 2017). “Jaw,” a literary work written by a Bahraini political prisoner, was well received by readers and gained popularity in the country.
Feb. 14 Uprising’s 6th Anniversary: General School Strike, Closed Shops, and Mass Protests in Manama
Marking sixth anniversary of Bahrain’s February 14 uprising, thousands took to the streets across the country on Tuesday (February 14, 2017).
At Rida Al-Ghasra's Home during his Burial
One of Rida’s sisters said: “We told them to only let his mother enter to see her son and bid him farewell, but they threatened us and told us to return home or else they’ll beat us.”
Rida Al-Ghasra’s Escapes: Fleeing from Hell Isn’t Impossible
While the New Year’s eve was being celebrated in prison, ten young men succeeded in escaping from the abyss, climbing over the great Jaw prison wall.
Rida Al-Ghasra’s Legend: From the “Great Escape” to Freedom & then Immortality
The Legend…That’s how the Bahrainis knew martyr Rida Al-Ghasra, who succeeded in escaping tight-security prisons three times, the last of which was a month before his demise.
Bahrain: Historic Change in Judicial System Renders it Under Military Rule after 94 Years of British Reforms
94 years after the tribal system in Bahraini courts was abolished, the judiciary in Bahrain is, for the first time, heading towards becoming directly and permanently under military rule.
Bitter Reality of Bahrain’s Only Sugar Refinery: Lack of Funding and Forced Labour
There are currently official attempts by the Bahraini authorities to cover up grave violations committed against Bahraini and foreign workers at the Arabian Sugar Company (ASC).
How did the Martyrs’ Parents Receive their Sons’ Execution Uniforms?
As if the shock of death was not enough for the regime— They handed the martyrs’ families the clothes, which they were wearing when they were executed by a firing squad.
After Mostafa Hamdan: We Readied ourselves for Martyrdom
A protestor stressed: “Our message is clear. We are all Mostafa Hamdan. What I am stating literally represents the protestors camping outside Ayatollah Sheikh Isa Qassim’s house. We have readied ourselves for martyrdom. We shall not return home. We will face the gunfire with courage.”
Martyr Ali Al-Singace in Last Visit: I Cry out of Fear for You...I Will Pray Tonight
The family tried to escape the gloominess of situation since it was their very last gathering with Ali. They wanted to show the authorities that they were neither broken nor regretful. They kept their heads held up high until the end of this final meeting.
A Bloody Dawn: Bahrain Special Forces Raid Diraz Protest Site, Fire Shotguns at Protestors
Bahraini regime security forces raided the open protest site held in Diraz at around 3 am, a scene similar to that which took place 6 years ago at the dawn of the bloody Thursday (February 17, 2011).
Ruling Family in Bahrain Curries Favor with Donald Trump to Pay for Its Previous Hillary Clinton Support
In addition to statements of praise, leasing a Trump hotel ballroom for 100,000 US dollars seems like an attempt by the Kingdom of Bahrain to curry favor with the new US administration.
“Preacher” Assigned by Regime Recounts Last Hour of Martyrs before Execution: They laughed at Death
How was the last scene before Abbas Al-Samie, Sami Mushaima and Ali Al-Singace took their final steps in this world towards the next.
Abbas Al-Samie’s Father and Mother on “The Last Day”
Abbas Al-Samie’s mother returned home as a changed woman who bid her last farewell to her son, thinking that her most beloved will be dragged to his death over a crime he did not commit.
Fear & Rage Engulfed Bahrain Prior to Execution of the 3 Political Prisoners
Intense emotions of fear and rage engulfed Bahrain as the people anxiously waited, not knowing whether the authorities will carry out execution of 3 political prisoners and torture victims.
International Responses on Twitter: Execution of Torture Victims Carried out amid UK Conspiracy & US Silence
News of Bahraini regime carrying out execution of Abbas Al-Samie, Sami Mushaima and Ali Al-Singace prompted reactions from EU and British MPs, as well as foreign, Arab and Bahraini activists.