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Bahrain police carry out dawn raids against cleric supporters

DUBAI, Jan 26, (Agencies): Police in Bahrain carried out a dawn raid Thursday against supporters of a Shiite cleric on trial in the Sunniruled kingdom …

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Bahrain court hears Twitter ‘evidence’ against activist – Rajab accused of spreading false information

DUBAI, Jan 23, (AFP): The prosecution in a Bahraini court on Monday presented what it said was evidence against prominent rights activist Nabeel Rajab, accused …

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Bahrain lifts ban on electronic daily Al-Wasat – Newspaper accused of sowing sedition during protests

DUBAI, Jan 19, (Agencies): Bahraini authorities on Thursday lifted a ban on the electronic edition of Al-Wasat newspaper, which was accused of sowing sedition during …

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Bahrain executes 3 convicted in deadly police bombing – Executions draw swift condemnation from human rights groups

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Jan 15, (AP): Bahrain on Sunday carried out its first executions since an Arab Spring uprising rocked the country in 2011, …

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Amir deplores Bahrain attack

KUWAIT CITY, Jan 1, (Agencies): His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah has cabled Bahraini King Hamad Bin Issa Al-Khalifa robustly denouncing the …

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Bahrain police clash with supporters of Shiite cleric

Dubai, Dec 21, 2016 (AFP) – Police in Bahrain on Wednesday clashed with protesters supporting a top Shiite cleric who has been stripped of his …

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Detainee in Bahrain ‘died’ of natural causes: ministry

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, July 31, (Agencies): A detainee being held in the Gulf island kingdom of Bahrain has died while in custody, authorities announced …

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Bahrain pushes back over criticism on opposition ban

DUBAI, July 19, (AFP): Bahrain has rebuffed its British and US allies over a controversial ban on the kingdom’s largest opposition group, insisting it will …

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Kuwait, Bahrain seek to bolster security relations

KUWAIT CITY, July 11, (KUNA): Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior and Acting Minister of Defense Sheikh Mohammad Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah and visiting Bahraini …

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DUBAI, July 1, (Agencies): A woman was killed and three children wounded when their car was hit by shrapnel from a bomb in a restive …

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