Nabeel Rajab

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BAHRAIN / DETAINED June 13, 2016

Nabeel Rajab is a prominent human rights defender and President of the Bahrain Center for Human Rights (BCHR). On June 13, 2016, Bahrain authorities arrested and detained Rajab for the third time since 2014. Nabeel’s health has deteriorated in jail, and on several occasions, he has been denied medical treatment for his heart condition.