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Maina Kiai’s Visit – Oman

The former UN Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association, Maina Kiai, visited Oman in September 2014 at...

Freedom of assembly and the right to peaceful protest in Oman

Did you know that in Oman it is a criminal offence to hold a “peaceful gathering” if it involves ten or more people? And that...

The International Day Of Democracy

On the International Day of Democracy, the Omani Center for Human Rights presents this brief outline of the political system in Oman, please visit...

Saeed Jaddad tells of his experience of Enforced Disappearances

Saeed Jaddad tells of his experience of enforced disappearances: On January 14, 2013, I was summoned to the Private Section in Muscat for interrogation. As...

Enforced Disappearance

Have you ever had a call from the security services asking you – without any legal formalities – to report somewhere for questioning? Have you...

Testimonies on Enforced Disappearance

Hilal Al-Busaidi: Hilal was arrested in 2004 and held for several days in an undisclosed location because of things he had written in an online...

Announcement of launching the OCHR’s new website

Ladies and gentlemen, The Omani Center for Human Rights is pleased to announce the launch of its new website, available in Arabic and English. The...

News updates on human rights issues in Oman

- Mansour al-Mehrazi: Continuation of the trial of writer Mansour al-Mehrazi for his book Oman in the Square of Corruption, 2016. The book is not...

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