7/07/2017

BAHRAIN: ARRESTED DEFENDER AT RISK OF TORTURE: EBTISAM AL-SAEGH

https://www.amnesty.org/en/documents/MDE11/6673/2017/en/


, Index number: MDE 11/6673/2017
Bahraini human rights defender Ebtisam al-Saegh was arrested on 3 July after her home was raided by masked security officers. Amnesty understands that she is being held at Issa Town detention centre for women, on the outskirts of Manama. She is a prisoner of conscience at risk of torture and other ill-treatment, including sexual assault.