Skip to main content

Bahrain: Politics and Government

Question for Foreign and Commonwealth Office

UIN 169339, tabled on 3 September 2018

To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what representations he has made to the Bahraini Government to remove restrictions on the activities of civil society and to end politically motivated prosecutions.

Answered on

7 September 2018

The UK enjoys a close relationship with the Government of Bahrain which allows us to speak honestly about a range of issues, including human rights. Where we have concerns we continue to raise them at a senior level.