Bahrain court grants bail to activist - Sayed Yousif al-Muhafda | Human Rights and the Will to be free | Scoop.it

 Bahrain has released on bail a leading human rights activist who was arrested during a protest rally last month, Amnesty International said, as the Gulf Arab kingdom faces international criticism of its rights record....

Amnesty, in a statement late on Thursday, said a court had released Muhafda on a bail of 100 Bahraini dinar ($270). His next hearing was scheduled for January 29....