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Bahrain jobs

Bahrain promises government jobs, protests continue

Bahrain's Ministry of Interior to create 20,000 jobs; Announcement seen as move to give Shi'ites jobs; Protesters stage first sit-in outside cabinet.

March 6, 2011 3:35
 
For Bahraini Shi’ites, a long trudge to equality

For Bahraini Shi’ites, a long trudge to equality

Shi'ites complain of systemic jobs discrimination; they are angered by naturalisation of Sunni immigrants.

February 22, 2011 12:55
 
In the Arabic press this week

In the Arabic press this week

Kipp takes a look at some editorials from the Arabic press. This week: The Lebanese political and financial balance; US role in Kurdish invasion; Israel bows to international pressure.

June 24, 2010 5:20