Clockwise from top left: Aerial photograph of the luxury Ritz Carlton resort near Manama, with the skyline of the capital in the distance; a Bahraini law student – there are more opportunities for women than in neighbouring Saudi Arabia; locals horse riding in the desert; a demonstration by Bahrainis in London demanding democratic rights in their country; the modern souk in Manama.

Country Profile: Bahrain

The West finds much to celebrate about the country, but it has the largest prison population in the Middle East and world’s highest per-capita use of teargas. Zoe Holman reports on the state of Bahrain.

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NI 508 - Clampdown! Criminalizing dissent - December, 2017
Standing with the oppressors

Standing with the oppressors

Britain's ongoing high-level relations with Bahrain is unacceptable, writes Batool Al Musawi.

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NI 492 - Technology justice - May, 2016

Making Waves: Maryam Abdulhadi al-Khawaja

Bahraini activist Maryam Abdulhadi al-Khawaja smiles in the face of adversity.

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NI 483 - Fundamentalism - Power, politics and persuasion - June, 2015

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Clampdown! Criminalizing dissent December, 2017
Technology justice May, 2016
Fundamentalism - Power, politics and persuasion June, 2015
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