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Kuwait: 15 Bidoon Activists in Prison on Hunger Strike for Arbitrary Detention
On 22 August 2019, 15 Bidoon activists in prison began an open-ended hunger strike in protest of their arbitrary detention on charges of peaceful assembly. The government of Kuwait has a history of targeting the Bidoon community and has been increasingly aggressive in arrests since July. There are over 100,000 Bidoon people living in Kuwait...