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  10/7/2011, Tishrei 9, 5772

Report: Youth Killed in Bahrain Protest

A young protester was killed by government troops during a Friday protest against the government, according to Iran's Press TV. No further details were provided.

The incident follows a conference, this week in Beirut, which called for a probe of allegations of human-rights violations by the Bahraini government against demonstrators.