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Ministry of Social Affairs Stops Salaries of Bedoon Employees

According to the Center of Human Rights News in Kuwait, Bedoon and foreign workers of the “Charity Fund” office in the Ministry of Social affairs

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Arbitrary system of security holds on Bedoon

In an earlier statement made inside the parliament, minister of interior affairs claimed that holds made on Bedoon records are for “national security” reasons. In

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Women Citizens Married to Non-Kuwaitis Deprived of Social Welfare

Earlier this month, the female minister of labor Thekra al-Rashidi decided to deprive Kuwaiti women who are married to non-Kuwaitis from their rights to social

June 17, 2013 Discrimination, Violations
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Minister: Holds on Bedoon for National Security

In a parliamentary session held late May, Member of the parliament Adel Al-Khrafi directed questions to the Minister of Interior Affairs Sheikh Ahmed Al-Humood Al-Sabah

June 17, 2013 Citizenship, General, Violations
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More Bedoon Soldiers Fired

As hundreds of migrants continue to lose their jobs and/or get deported, Bedoon soldiers top the defense ministry’s agenda in having them dismissed. According to

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Kuwait Freezes Bedoon Bank Accounts

To apply its Anti-Bedoon policy, the Central Agency for Illegal Residents has ordered Banks inside Kuwait to freeze the accounts of Bedoon and disable their

June 17, 2013 Discrimination, Violations
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Bedoon street-seller sentenced to a month in jail

* Ministry of information ban and confiscated a TV episode discussing the Bedoon issue.   According to Sabr newspaper, Kuwaiti activist and former parliamentary candidate

May 29, 2013 Arrests, General, Violations
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Video: Bedoon Kids Arrested and Tortured

Last year, a group of Bedoon and Kuwaiti children were arrested only because they are residents of Taimaa area where all Bedoon protests happen. They

March 15, 2013 Arrests, Violations
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State violations against Bedoon teachers

In one of its attempts to assure international NGOs, Kuwait has been promising jobs in public sectors for the Bedoon. The country has set up

February 28, 2013 Discrimination, General, Violations
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Human Rights Watch: 180 Bedoon were tried

Last month, Human Rights Watch has released its annual world report in which violations against the Bedoon were documented. This is a summary from their

February 28, 2013 Violations
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