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Special Investigation Unit: seven complaints under inquiry

Manama, 05/07/2014 (BNA) The Lower Criminal Court has sentenced a policeman to one month in prison for using excessive force in confronting rioters in Khamis. The case was one of seven complaints ... More

Ombudsman General-Secretariat under the spotlight in Geneva

Geneva, 12/06/2014 (BNA)Ombudsman Secretary-General Nawaf Mohammed Al-Maawda attended a series of meetings on the sidelines of the 26th session of the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC) in Geneva. Th... More

Ombudsman takes part in UN Human Rights Council meeting

Geneva, 10/06/2014 (BNA) – Ombudsman Secretary-General Nawaf Mohammed Al Maawda participated in the 26th regular session of the UN Human Rights Council, held here from June 10 to 27, 2014. T... More

Ombudsman Sec-Gen meets European diplomats

Manama, 05/06/2014 (BNA) – Ombudsman Secretary-General, Nawaf Mohammed Al-Maawda, today received German, Italy, British and French Deputy Ambassadors to Bahrain. Ombudsman Sec-Gen reviewed t... More

Ombudsman's first annual Report shows 242 complaints in 10 months

Manama, 28/05/2014, (BNA) -- The Ombudsman of the Ministry of Interior, Nawaf Al Moawdah, announced today the release of his office’s first Annual Report (2013-2014). He said the publication... More

Interior Minister receives first annual Ombudsman report

Manama, 26/05/2014. (BNA) -- Interior Minister Lieutenant-General Shaikh Rashid bin Abdullah Al Khalifa received here today the Secretary-General of the Ombudsman Nawaf Mohammed Al-Maawda who pres... More

Ombudsman Secretary-General receives a European Commission delegation

Manama, 26/05/2014. (BNA) – Secretary-General of the Ombudsman Nawaf Mohammed Al Ma'awda received here today a delegation from the European Commission, led by the Managing Director of No... More

Interior Undersecretary receives Ombudsman Sec-Gen

Manama, 15/05/2014 (BNA) – Interior Ministry Undersecretary, Maj-Gen Khalid Salem Al-Absi, today received Ombudsman Secretary-General, Nawaf Mohammed Al Ma'awda, and discussed topics of ... More

Ombudsman meets AI's delegation

Manama, 05/05/2014 (BNA): The Ombudsman's Secretary-General Nawaf Mohammed Al-Ma'awda met today a delegation from Amnesty International (AI) currently visiting the Kingdom. The delegation ... More