Bahrain: Prisoners:Written question - 110556

Asked by Hilary Benn
(Leeds Central)
Asked on: 31 October 2017
Foreign and Commonwealth Office
Bahrain: Prisoners
To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what representations he has made to the Government of Bahrain on the trial and sentencing of Mansoor Hassan, Sayed Nizar Alwadei and Mahmood Marzooq.
Answered by: Alistair Burt
Answered on: 08 November 2017

​These cases have been raised at a senior level with the Government of Bahrain. We understand there is now a right of appeal through the Bahraini judicial system. The UK will continue to closely monitor proceedings.

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