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Bahrain: Human Rights

Question for Foreign and Commonwealth Office

UIN HL7181, tabled on 23 April 2018

To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the United States State Department’s Country Report on Human Rights Practices for 2017 in respect of Bahrain, and of the concerns raised about unlawful killings and the torture of detainees and prisoners.

Answered on

8 May 2018

The Government monitors events in Bahrain closely, and takes note of a number of sources of information, including publications by the United States. Bahrain remains a 'Human Rights Priority Country' as set out in the Foreign and Commonwealth Office Human Rights Report.