Bahrain: 16 years old child Ali Al Muhafdha detained and deprived from proper medical care | Bahrain Center for Human Rights | Human Rights and the Will to be free | Scoop.it

...More than 80 children are in Bahraini prisons on sham charges and being tried in unfair trials. With no regard to their age and emotional status, children are being kept in detention for months while at least one was sentenced to 15 years’ imprisonment by a military court (link).

The BCHR demands the immediate release of Sayed Ali Al Muhafdha and all other detained children who were arrested during the ongoing repression on peaceful protests and drop all charges against them. We appeal to human rights, children’s rights organizations to call for an end to the ongoing violations against children. ....