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