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Letter to the Bahraini government on the case of Nabeel Rajab

On 2 October, Marietje Schaake together with Ana Gomes wrote an urgent letter to the Bahraini authorities concerning the case of Nabeel Rajab. The prominent rights activist was arrested on October 1st and faces prosecution. Please refer to the letter below. [embed]/wp-content/uploads/2014/10/Nabeel-Rajab.pdf[/embed]