In September 2010, the regime took similar action by disbanding the Bahrain Human Rights Society
's Board of Directors.
In previous years, Bahrain Human Rights Watch Society, Bahrain Transparency Society, Bahrain Human Rights Society
and other groups have monitored the election process and released reports highlighting a string of violations.
Meanwhile, Bahrain Human Rights Society
(BHRS) senior member Dr Abdulla Al Deerazi called on authorities to beef up the number of safety inspectors.
It also features, in addition to the Bahrain Chamber of Commerce and Industry, the Public Prosecution, the Central Informatics Organisation, the Labour Market Regulatory Authority, the Supreme Council for Women, the Information Affairs Authority, the National Human Rights Foundation, the General Federation of Bahrain Trade Unions, the UNDP, Bahrain Human Rights Society
, Bahrain Human Rights Watch Society, Bahrain Women Union, Bahrain Transparency Society, Bahrain Bar Society and Bahrain Human Rights Principles Society.
"We are taking legal measures against people from neighbouring countries after they secretly took part in unlicensed workshops and programmes in Bahrain through the Bahrain Human Rights Society
," the ministry said.
Former Bahrain Human Rights Society
secretary-general Dr Abdulla Al Deerazi said he was aware of the practice and the confiscation of a person's passport or CPR card was a severe violation of human rights.
Present were Salman Nasser from the Gulf European Center for Human Rights, Atiyatollah Rohani from the Bahrain Centre for Human Rights (BCHR), Mohammed Al Sumaikh from the Bahrain Human Rights Society
, Abdulnabi Al Ekri from the Bahrain Transparency Society (BTS), as well as some relatives of the defendants and the victims.
Manama Human Rights watchdog, Bahrain Human Rights Society
(BHRS) plans to challenge a government ruling to suspend it.
"On April 25, 2010, Royal Order 16/2010 appointed 17 men and five women as the first members of NHRI, including prominent rights activists Salman Al Sayyid and Salman Kamal Al Din, former deputy secretary-general of independent Bahrain Human Rights Society
, as president.
'The ministry will have its own team of investigators who will evaluate each case and will then come out with a compensation figure, which is up to the applicant to accept or not,' said Dr Al Deerazi, former secretary-general of the Bahrain Human Rights Society
Manama The Bahrain Human Rights Society
said yesterday that the social development ministry had "frozen the prerogatives of the board and appointed a new director".
The visiting team met members of the Bahrain Human Rights Observatory at the Bahrain Human Rights Society
(BHRS) in Adliya last night, where they highlighted their concerns.