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Security forces intervened in the village of Diraz, west of the capital, where protesters have been staging sit-ins since authorities revoked Sheikh Isa Qassim's citizenship in June.He is accused of sowing sectarian divisions in the Shiite-majority Gulf archipelago, home to the US Fifth…
05.24 / 14:05
yourmiddleeast.com
They submitted an "expert report" that they said confirmed Rajab was in charge of his Twitter account where allegedly offensive tweets were posted, the source said.The defence, for its part, reiterated it case that Rajab was not in control of his account at the time the tweets were…
05.24 / 14:05
yourmiddleeast.com
Still fuming after the nuclear agreement was brokered over their objections, Saudi Arabia and its fellow Sunni Arab states in the Gulf hope Trump will rebalance ties at the expense of their regional rival Tehran.Washington's traditional allies in the Middle East are concerned, however, over the potential uncertainty of a radical move to go back on the deal with…
05.24 / 14:05
yourmiddleeast.com
Defence ties are also expected to loom high on the agenda as Britain builds a new naval base in Bahrain. Advocacy groups urged May to use the opportunity to raise human rights concerns too.She is the first British premier and the first woman to attend the annual summit of the six oil-rich Gulf Cooperation Council…
05.24 / 14:05
yourmiddleeast.com
Islam Times - Bahrain's Interior Ministry has announced the death of five people in raids on protesters gathering in the northwestern village of…
05.24 / 05:04
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