Bahrain Protests

News and updates about Bahrain Protests

Bahrain: We nabbed Hezbollah-Iranian terror cell

The news comes 2 days after Manama expelled Iran's ambassador, following attacks on the Saudi embassy and a consulate in Iran.

Bahrain says it nabbed Hezbollah-Iranian terror cell

Teen Dead in Bahrain's Arab Spring Clashes, Yr 2

A 16-year-old teenager has been killed in Bahrain in clashes with police on the second anniversary of the Arab Spring uprisings.

Teenager Killed in Bahrain's Arab Spring Clashes, Yr 2

Over 120 Wounded in Fresh Bahrain Clashes

Protests marking the one year anniversary of Bahrain's violently suppressed pro-democracy movement have erupted into more violence.

Over 120 Wounded in Fresh Bahrain Clashes

Bahrain Panel to Review Controversial Verdicts

Bahrain to set up a judicial panel to review verdicts that were issued by a court over involvement in anti-government protests.

Bahrain Panel to Review Controversial Verdicts

Bahrain Stages Violent Raid on Opposition HQ

One month after admitting the use of 'excessive force' against protesters, Bahraini security forces stage a violent raid on the opposition.

Bahrain Stages Violent Raid on Opposition HQ

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.

Day 3 of Riots in Bahrain

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

Bahrain Charges Syria With Stirring Unrest

1 Dead in Bahrain as 'Arab Spring' Returns

A man is dead in protests just hours before the Bahrain Independent Commission of Inquiry submits its report on the Arab Spring violence.

1 Dead in Bahrain as 'Arab Spring' Violence Returns

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.

Bahrain's Opposition Dismisses State's Mea Culpa

Bahrain Admits "Excessive Force" During Unrest

Bahrain's government admitted excessive force and prisoner mistreatment during unrest in the kingdom earlier this year.

Bahrain Admits "Excessive Force" During Unrest

Arab Spring: Torture in Bahrain

Authorities who crushed the Gulf’s main uprising arrested and abused many Shiite doctors who treated the wounded.

Arab Spring: Doctors Tortured in Bahrain

Royal Betrothal in Gulf Nations

The kings of Bahrain and Saudi Arabia have agreed to a marriage between their respective children. The bride and groom were not named.

Royal Betrothal Between Bahrain and Saudi Arabia

Bahrain Promises Crackdowns

Troops from the GCC Peninsula Shield Force will remain in Bahrain after emergency laws lifted; Army chief promises "harsh" crackdowns on protests.

Bahrain Promises Crackdowns; GCC Troops to Remain

No Doctors For Protesters!

Bahrain’s Justice Minister is charging doctors, nurses who treated protesters with "attempting to bring down the government"

Bahrain Indicts Doctors, Nurses Who Treated Protesters

Bahrain May Extend Emergency Law

Bahrain's parliment asks government to extend emergency laws in place in the tiny island kingdom since protests erupted in March.

Bahrain's Parliment Urges Extension of Emergency Laws

Unrest Continues in Gulf

Protests, government crackdown continue in Saudi Arabia and Bahrain.

Unrest Continues in Saudi Arabia, Bahrain

Bahrain Targets 'Undesirables'

Those who appear to be journalists and travelers of Lebanese origin are being stopped by immigration officers.

Bahrain Targets 'Undesirable' Travelers and Bad Memories

Muslim Uprisings Spread to Iraq

Bahrain’s Shi’ite Muslim unrest sparks violence in Iraq, which Obama has been hoping will calm down as US tries to leave. Al-Qaeda strikes a

Shi’ite Muslim Uprisings Light Up a Fuse in Iraq

Kuwait To Sue Shiite Paper

Sunni Kuwait is suing a Shiite paper that characterized Saudi involvement in quelling Shiite protests as an "Invasion" of the Sunni-ruled nation.

Kuwait To Sue Shiite Newspaper Over Saudi "Invasion" Headline

Bahrain Cracks Down, More Unrest

Bahrain has cracked down on growing unrest, arresting six opposition leaders. Six people have died in the violence.

Bahrain Cracks Down as Region Continues to Roil

Seven Killed in Bahrain Revolt

Police in Bahrain, where Saudi soldiers have been deployed, killed several protesters. Iran blames the United States for the Saudi invasion.

Saudi Soldier, Bahrain Protesters Killed; Iran Blames US

Saudi Troops Enter Bahrain

More than 1,000 Saudi troops enter Bahrain after continued anti-regime protests.

Saudi Troops Enter Bahrain as Anti-Regime Protests Continue

Saudi King's $37 Billion Plan

As more Arab regimes are toppled, Saudi leaders offer a $37 billion aid package to their citizens.

Saudi King Responds to Unrest with $37 Billion Aid

Bahrain's Days of Rage: Next Day

After three "Days of Rage" by tens of thousands in Bahrain's capital city, two are dead and many others wounded.

Bahrain's Day of Rage: The Morning After