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Bahrain executes three Shia men in first death sentences since 2010 - The Guardian

Anti-government protests in Malkiya, Bahrain. The UK says it has been trying to improve the kingdom's human rights record. Photograph: Hasan Jamali/AP. Britain is facing calls to loosen its ties with Bahrain after three Shia Muslim men convicted of ...and more »

Bahrain: First executions in more than six years a shocking blow to human rights - Amnesty International

“This is a dark day for human rights in Bahrain. These executions – the first to be carried out since 2010 - are a deeply regressive step for a country whose authorities' have repeatedly trumpeted their commitment to human rights. These executions ...and more »

Bahrain unrest: City hall torched as execution protests rage - Middle East Eye

Protesters set ablaze a city hall overnight in Bahrain, the government said on Monday, as fresh violence erupted over the executions of three men convicted of a deadly bomb attack on police. The fire in the building at Shamalia, south of the capital ...and more »

Statement by the spokesperson on the executions carried out in Bahrain - EU News

It was confirmed earlier today that the Kingdom of Bahrain carried out the execution of three people convicted for a bomb attack against the police which killed 3 policemen. The EU reiterates its strong opposition to the use of the death penalty in all ...and more »

Bahrain Executes 3 Shiites Convicted in Deadly Attack on Police - New York Times

BEIRUT, Lebanon — Bahrain executed by firing squad on Sunday three Shiite men convicted of killing three police officers in a bombing in 2014. The executions were condemned by human rights groups, which said the men had been convicted in unfair trials ...and more »

Bahrain executes three Shiite men convicted in fatal attack on police officers - Washington Post

Bahrain's government said Sunday it had executed by firing squad three Shiite men convicted in connection with a fatal attack on police officers, despite allegations by human rights groups that the trial was unfair and that evidence against the men had ...and more »

Bahraini authorities execute three Shia Muslim men convicted of killing an Emirati police - Telegraph.co.uk

Bahrain on Sunday executed three Shia Muslim men convicted of killing three policemen in a 2014 bomb attack, the first such executions in over two decades, drawing condemnation from foreign officials in the region and beyond. Activists in Bahrain ...and more »

Bahrain executes Shia convicted of fatal bomb attack - Financial Times

Bahrain has put to death three men accused of killing police officers in a 2014 bomb attack in the first executions for politically motivated violence in almost two decades. The executions by firing squad on Sunday morning threaten an upsurge in ...and more »

Bahrain executes three Shi'ites for bombing, sparks outcry - Reuters

DUBAI (Reuters) - Bahrain on Sunday executed three Shi'ite Muslim men convicted of killing three policemen in a 2014 bomb attack, the first such executions in over two decades, drawing condemnation from foreign officials including Shi'ite power Iran ...and more »

Bahrain executes three, despite protests - Deutsche Welle

Bahrain has executed by firing squad three Shiite men convicted over a 2014 bomb attack that killed three policemen. Activists warn that civil unrest could ensue in the Gulf state, which hosts the US Navy's 5th Fleet. Bahrain Hauptstadt Manama (Getty ...and more »