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Statement from the families of Hunger-striking Bedoon detainees

Based on the legal and the human rights any accused person must have a fair trial with all the guarantees that save and preserve his/her

March 27, 2014 Arrests
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State Department Criticizes Kuwait for Discrimination against Bedoon

[Excerpts from State Department’s annual report on the status of Human Rights in Kuwait. Read the full summary here] Kuwait is a constitutional, hereditary emirate

March 01, 2014 General
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10 Days of Protests, 9 Activists in Jail

[Activist Abdulhakim Al-Fadhli in a previous protest – BR archive] Since February 19th, Bedoon protesters have continued their protests around the Taimaa area despite the

March 01, 2014 Arrests, Protests
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Interior Ministry Threatens to Target Protesters’ Families

Since the beginning of Bedoon protests in February 2011, Kuwait’s local press has been playing a major role in creating propaganda against Bedoon activists and

February 23, 2014 Protests
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Gulf Center for Human Rights Condemns Violence and Arrests against Bedoon

Human rights activists involved in defending and monitoring the rights of the Bedoon community in Kuwait continue to be targeted by the authorities. Over the

February 23, 2014 Arrests, Protests
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Bedoon Activists Kidnapped After His Speech

[Abdullah Atallah – archive] On February 19th, Bedoon activists called for protests in Taimaa demanding the release of Abdullah Atallah, the Bedoon activist who was

February 20, 2014 Arrests, Protests
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ANHRI Denounces Violence Against Bedoon Protesters

The Arabic Network for Human Rights Information, ANHRI, denounces the use of excessive force by the Kuwaiti security forces so as to disperse the demonstrations

October 07, 2013 Protests
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3000 Bedoon Protest for Citizenship Rights

To mark the international day of non-violence, more than 3,000 protesters from the stateless community of Kuwait (Bedoon) marched to demand their rights to citizenship.

October 07, 2013 Citizenship, Protests
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Ministry of Defense Rejects Proposal that Benefits Bedoon Soldiers

Once again, Kuwait’s parliament fails to challenge any of the regulations set by ministries against their few remaining Bedoon employees. The parliamentary committee for defense

October 07, 2013 Employment, Military
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Bedoon Denied Access to Evening Schools

A group of Bedoon students were not allowed into their evening schools (Abdullatif al-Shamlan middle school and Al-Jahra high school) this October. The students were

October 07, 2013 Central Agency, Education