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Bahrain protests to add to pressure on government

Bahrain protests to add to pressure on government

King tries to appease opposition after Egypt, Tunisia; First protests planned for Feb. 14; Main Shi'ite opposition group holding its cards.

February 13, 2011 3:56
 

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