Cops, Shi'ite protesters clash in Bahrain

2013-08-16 12:58

Protesters calling for the overthrow of Bahrain's ruling Sunni monarchy have clashed with police across several Shi'ite villages overnight, witnesses say without reporting casualties.

King endorses 'anti-terror' powers

2013-07-29 19:45

Bahrain's King Hamad has ordered the government to implement a parliamentary call for tough measures against what the authorities are calling an upsurge in "terrorism".

Bahrain police disperse protests

2012-02-14 14:02

Bahraini police have dispersed protesters who have made several attempts to mark the anniversary of last year's uprising by marching to the site of the protest, say witnesses.


Bahrain toughens 'terror acts' penalties

2013-08-01 19:02

Bahrain's King Hamad has decreed stiffer penalties for "terror acts" in the country rocked by a Shi'ite-led uprising since 2011, says a report.

Bahrain protesters clash with police

2012-05-11 12:07

Bahrain police have fired tear gas and birdshot during overnight clashes with protesters demanding the release of jailed opposition activists, wounding several, witnesses say.

Protests mark Bahrain uprising anniversary

2012-02-13 16:00

Bahraini police have clashed with protesters, witnesses say, as the kingdom's security chief warned citizens not to heed calls by activists to mark the first anniversary of a Shi'ite-led uprising.

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