Zaynab Al Khawaja

Zaynab Al Khawaja

Zaynab Al Khawaja is the daughter of the prominent human rights activist Abdulhadi Al Khawaja. Abdulhadi was arrested and brutally tortured after the protests erupted, in what is known as the Arab Spring in 2011, after which he was sentenced to life in prison, where he remains to this day.

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Ten Years a Prisoner in Bahrain

Ten Years a Prisoner in Bahrain

In these past 10 years, the Bahraini regime has come up with new ways to torment my father. Prisoners have nothing, so the prison administration grants them certain requests only to then take them away. The regime wants prisoners to suffer beyond the prison term and the torture.

Zaynab Al Khawaja