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Bahrain polls

Shi’ite group wins 18 seats in Bahrain polls

Vote held after crackdown on Shi'ite opposition.

October 25, 2010 8:51
 

Bahrainis go to polls amid sectarian tension

Parliamentary vote held in wake of security crackdown; Assembly has little policy-making clout; Bahrain seen as bulwark against rising Iran.

October 23, 2010 12:14
 

Bahrain arrests more Shi’ite activists as poll nears

Escalation comes ahead of polls in October.

August 18, 2010 2:47