Day 3 of Riots in Bahrain

Protesters riot in Bahrain for a third day, with minority Shi'ites demanding more rights from the Sunni monarchy in renewed unrest.Chana Ya'ar, 12/20/2011, 4:12 AM

Bahrain Charges Syria With Stirring Unrest

Bahrain's King Hamad says Iran's key ally Syria is training the opposition leaders and provocateurs who are stoking unrest in his domain Gabe Kahn., 12/13/2011, 8:28 PM

Bahrain: Manama Bombing Targeted UK Embassy

Officials in Bahrain say the British embassy in Manama was the likely target of Sunday's mini-bus bombing - won't rule out Iran as culprit.Gabe Kahn., 12/5/2011, 7:40 PM

Britain Emerges as Muslim Terrorists’ Whipping Boy

Terrorists bombed a bus at the British embassy in Bahrain a week after Iranian students stormed the British embassy in Tehran. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 12/4/2011, 8:28 AM

Bahrain Turns to Miami to Teach Police Not to Abuse Protesters

A former Miami police chief has agreed to travel to Bahrain to teach police how to handle protesters without abusing human rights. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 12/2/2011, 12:15 AM

1 Dead in Bahrain as 'Arab Spring' Violence Returns

A man is dead in protests just hours before the Bahrain Independent Commission of Inquiry submits its report on the Arab Spring violence.Chana Ya'ar, 11/23/2011, 3:29 PM

Bahrain's Opposition Dismisses State's Mea Culpa

Opposition leaders in Bahrain say the state's admitting "instances" of excessive force and mistreatment falls short of the truth.Gabe Kahn., 11/22/2011, 8:53 PM

Bahrain Admits "Excessive Force" During Unrest

Bahrain's government admitted excessive force and prisoner mistreatment during unrest in the kingdom earlier this year.Gabe Kahn., 11/21/2011, 11:01 PM

Iran Denies Bahrain Terror Cell Ties

Tehran has denied it is linked to a terror cell in Bahrain reported to have been targeting the Saudi ambassador, others.Gabe Kahn., 11/14/2011, 10:51 PM

Bahrain is Iran's 'Crown Jewel'

Bahrain's foreign minister says Iran sees the island kingdom as the crown jewel in its efforts to dominate the Persian Gulf.Gabe Kahn., 11/2/2011, 12:14 AM

Bahrain Gov't Forces Beat Women, Girls in Crackdown

At least 45 women and girls were arrested and allegedly beaten by Bahraini security forces on suspicion of creating anti-government dissent.Chana Ya'ar, 9/27/2011, 4:41 AM

Bahrain Commission to Investigate Security Forces

A panel commissioned by Bahrain will investigate the conduct of security forces under martial law during protests that rocked the country.Gabe Kahn., 7/25/2011, 4:44 PM

Bahrain Denies New Saudi Deployments

After renewed protests last Friday which saw tens of thousands take to the streets, Bahraini officials deny new Saudi troop deploymentsGabe Kahn., 7/25/2011, 3:56 PM

Bahrain Sentences Iranian Spies

Bahrain has sentenced one of its citizens and two Iranian diplomats to 10 years in prison for spying; Bahrain, Kuwait, and US forces were targets.Gabe Kahn., 7/6/2011, 10:03 PM

Fresh Violence in Bahrain

Just two days after Bahrain lifted emergency rule imposed due to unrest fresh violence erupts leading to hundreds of injuries on eve of US visit.Gabe Kahn., 6/3/2011, 3:24 PM

Bahrain Ends Emergency Rule

After 78 days of emergency rule imposed as GCC forces moved in to quell unrest, Bahrain lifts military rule and returns to civil governance.Gabe Kahn., 6/1/2011, 8:32 PM

Gulf Tensions Continue to Fester in Bahrain

Bahrain remains the focal point of Gulf Shiite-Sunni tensions; suspends joint business councils with Iran, Iraq, and Lebanon over "interference."Gabe Kahn., 5/26/2011, 6:51 PM

Bahrain Indicts Doctors, Nurses Who Treated Protesters

Bahrain’s Justice Minister is charging doctors, nurses who treated protesters with "attempting to bring down the government"Gabe Kahn., 5/5/2011, 6:41 PM

Muslims against Muslims: Bahrain Calls for Boycott on Iran

The Middle East uprisings are turning Muslim Shi’ites and the Sunni elite against each other. Bahrain business leaders call for a boycott of Iran.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 5/1/2011, 8:10 AM

Yemini President Saleh Agrees to Quit in 30 Days

The Muslim uprising juggernaut has added Yemen to its list of successful revolutions as Yemini president Ali Abdullah Saleh agrees to quit.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 4/24/2011, 9:40 AM

Unrest Continues in Saudi Arabia, Bahrain

Protests, government crackdown continue in Saudi Arabia and Bahrain.Maayana Miskin, 4/10/2011, 7:04 PM

Bahrain Targets 'Undesirable' Travelers and Bad Memories

Those who appear to be journalists and travelers of Lebanese origin are being stopped by immigration officers.Chana Ya'ar, 4/6/2011, 4:47 PM

Iran and Gulf States Wave Diplomatic Swords

The Arab world and Iran, a Persian nation, whipped out diplomatic swords Sunday and Monday. Iran: Saudi Arabia is “occupying” Bahrain. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 4/4/2011, 8:21 PM

Bahrain: Hizbullah a Terrorist Group

Bahraini Foreign Minister Shaikh Khalid Bin Ahmad Al Khalifa tells Al-Hayat Hizbullah is a terrorist group who sent provocateurs to Bahrain.Gabe Kahn., 4/1/2011, 1:16 AM

Sunni-Shiite Tensions Impact Relations Across Mideast Region

Following criticism of Bahrain's crackdown on mostly Shi'ite demonstrators by Nasrallah, the small island nation issues travel warning to Lebanon.Gabe Kahn., 3/23/2011, 8:49 PM

Yemen, a Key US Ally May Fall as Al-Qaeda Urges Revolt

An al-Qaeda offshoot urges Yemen to revolt, main tribal groups join in. Four killed on Friday. Unrest in Morocco, Bahrein, Saudi Arabia, Tunisia. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 2/27/2011, 1:43 PM

Bahrain's Jewish Ambassador Silent on Upheaval at Home

Bahrain's Jewish ambassador to the United States, Houda Ezra Nonoo, remains silent about her fellow citizens' calls to dismantle the government.Chana Ya'ar, 2/23/2011, 2:41 PM

Bloody Day in Libya but Bahrain Permits Retaking of Main Square

Demonstrations continue in Bahrain, Libya, Yemen. Bahrain claims Hizbullah involvement, allows return to main square. 80 dead in Libya.Maayana Miskin and Rachel Sylvetsky, 2/18/2011, 1:47 PM

King of Bahrain Appoints Jewish Woman to Parliament

The King of Bahrain has appointed a Jewish woman and a Christian woman to the nation’s 40-member lower chamber of parliament.Chana Ya'ar, 11/28/2010, 4:21 PM

Watchdog Group: Media Situation Worsens in Bahrain, Kuwait

Press Without Borders chides Bahrain for trials of bloggers, slams Kuwait for arresting journalist who criticized the prime minister.Gil Ronen, 11/1/2010, 4:21 PM

Bahrain Red-Faced for ‘Kissing Camel’ Toy with Name ‘Israel’

A Bahrain toy importer is in a hump after admitting a mistake in importing “kissing camels,” one of which has the name Israel written on it.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 6/27/2010, 12:22 PM