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Bahrain: Politics and Government

Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs written question – answered on 29th November 2011.

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Photo of Jo Swinson Jo Swinson Liberal Democrat, East Dunbartonshire

To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs what representations his Department has made to the government of Bahrain on censorship of online content and services in Bahrain.

Photo of Alistair Burt Alistair Burt The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs

The Foreign and Commonwealth Office regularly raises all human rights issues, including freedom of expression, with the Bahraini authorities both in London and Bahrain. The UK Government promotes freedom of expression as an essential element of our work on the promotion of human rights and democracy.

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