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Executive Actions Taken
 
BICI Recommendation 1723(d) (Implemented and in progress)
Rebuilding demolished places of worship
To follow up on the statement by HM King Hamad to the effect that the GoB will consider rebuilding, at its expense, some of the demolished religious structures in accordance with administrative regulations. The Commission welcomes the GoB addressing this question at the earliest possible time.

Progress & Actions

Implemented and in progress

As the Report recorded, a committee has been formed to review the question of reconstruction of religious places (paragraph 1681).

On 12 January 2012, the government announced that 12 mosques would be rebuilt.  Construction work had already begun on five which had both a Royal decree and a building permit. Construction on the remaining seven will begin very shortly.  

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