The Honourable Diane Ablonczy
Minister of State for Foreign Affairs (Americas and Consular Affairs)
House of Commons
October 26, 2011
Dear Minister of State Ablonczy,
URGENT: Naser Bader Al-Raas Sentenced in Bahrain
I am writing this open letter to you further to our letters of October 3 and 25, 2011 regarding the case of Canadian citizen Naser Bader Al-Raas, who faces a five year prison term in Bahrain.Amnesty International has now had an opportunity to review his case fully, including the verdict delivered yesterday. Our concerns have only mounted.