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Ombudsman receives Amnesty International delegation

Manama, 27/1/2015 (BNA) --Interior Ministry's Ombudsman Nawaf Mohammed Al-Maawda received here today a delegation from Amnesty International, headed by Said Boumedouha. They reviewed ma... More

Ombudsman, ICRC hold training course

Manama, 27/1/2015 (BNA) – Ombudsman Office held here today a specialised training course, in cooperation with International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) aimed at raising the awareness o... More

Information Minister receives Ombudsman

Manama, 22/1/2015 (BNA) -- Information Affairs Minister Isa bin Abdulrahman Al Hammadi has affirmed the importance of cooperation between the Ministry and the Office of the Ombudsman to keep abrea... More

Ombudsman's Statement

Manama, 21/1/2015 (BNA): The Ombudsman's Office said that it launched an investigation into a video clip circulated by social networks representing an individual getting injured while he was c... More

Ombudsman receives GCC delegation

Manama, 10/12/2014 (BNA) – Ombudsman Nawaf Al-Maawda received here a delegation from the reformation and detention directorates in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries, currently on ... More

Ombudsman meets US officials

07: 14 PM - 03/12/2014 Manama, Dec. 3 (BNA)-- Ombudsman Nawaf Mohammed Al Ma'awda received today the U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for Near Eastern Affairs Anne Patterson and Assista... More

Ombudsman Office hold two-day workshop on "Investigating Serious Incidents"

Manama, 19 November 2014: The Ombudsman Office organized a two-day workshop titled "Investigating Serious Incidents". The workshop was held at the Office's headquarters in the Seef a... More

Council of Ministers congratulates the Ombudsman Office on winning the Chaillot Prize for the Promotion of Human Rights

Manama, 24 November: The Minister of State for Information and Official Government Spokesperson, Sameera Rajab, stated at a press conference yesterday, 23 November, following the weekly Council of... More

Interior Minister issues a Ministerial Order in implementation of Ombudsman Recommendation

Ombudsman Office:  Interior Minister issues a Ministerial Order to prevent any member of the public authority or law enforcement officers (non-prison or detention facility staff) to call or q... More