Skip to main content

Bahrain: Human Rights

Question for Foreign and Commonwealth Office

UIN 185530, tabled on 30 October 2018

To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what recent representations he has made to his Bahraini counterpart on human rights violations in that country; and if he will make a statement.

Answered on

5 November 2018

The UK and Bahrain enjoy an open dialogue where we are able to discuss a range of issues, including human rights.

During my visit to Bahrain 26-28 October I had a range of bilateral meetings with Bahraini interlocutors and covered many issues, including human rights.

Named day
Named day questions only occur in the House of Commons. The MP tabling the question specifies the date on which they should receive an answer. MPs may not table more than five named day questions on a single day.