A Bahraini-Danish citizen nears death

Where is the collective outrage about an EU citizen who is being left to die for peacefully advocating human rights?

Abdulhadi al-Khawaja, a long-time human-rights defender and a citizen of Denmark and Bahrain, is on the verge of death in a prison hospital in Bahrain. He has been on a hunger strike since 8 February in protest at the government’s unlawful detention of peaceful activists, like himself, who dared to challenge the al-Khalifa family’s monopoly on political and economic power in Bahrain.

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