Abdulhadi al-Khawaja
Protests supporting prisoners on hunger strike Bahrain Hundreds of prisoners in Bahrain on hunger strike to protest poor prison conditions 

This is the largest ever hunger strike in the country’s history and is being supported by common Bahrainis who have been staging protests in solidarity with the striking prisoners

Bahrain human rights Leading Bahraini human rights activist launches hunger strike demanding communication with family

Abdulhadi al-Khawaja is serving the tenth year of his life sentence after his conviction on charges including “organizing and managing a terrorist organization,” which human rights groups have slammed as unfair and oppressive

Bahrainis continue protests demanding release of prisoners amid COVID-19 pandemic

Protests took place for the fourth consecutive day on Sunday demanding the release of prisoners from overcrowded jails. Protesters also condemned the blackout of news regarding the number of COVID-19 cases in the facilities