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Israel delegation to visit Bahrain after furore: report

Israel delegation to visit Bahrain after furore: report

A delegation of Israeli business leaders will travel to Bahrain in January amid a warming of ties between the two countries, according to a media report. Rabbi Abraham Cooper, the associate dean of the Simon Wiesenthal Center, told the Jerusalem Post that the visit ...

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Gaza protests against Bahrain delegation in Jerusalem

Gaza protests against Bahrain delegation in Jerusalem

Scores of Palestinians in the besieged Gaza Strip today held protests at the Beit Hanoun crossing against the arrival of a Bahraini delegation to Israel yesterday. Bahraini clerics arrived in Israel yesterday in what officials have described as a personal ...

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Anger as ‘This is Bahrain’ delegation visits Israel

Anger as ‘This is Bahrain’ delegation visits Israel

Palestinians have refused a Bahraini delegation from entering Gaza after the group visited Israel amid ongoing controversy over the US decision to move its embassy to Jerusalem and recognise the city as Israel’s capital. The interfaith “This is Bahrain” civil society group defended its visit to ...

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Prominent Shiite cleric in Bahrain home after surgery

Prominent Shiite cleric in Bahrain home after surgery

The Associated Press DECEMBER 10, 2017 03:08 AM UPDATED DECEMBER 10, 2017 03:10 AM DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES  Supporters say a prominent Shiite cleric who lost his citizenship and remains under house arrest in Bahrain has returned home after undergoing ...

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Bahrain Buying US Support via Trade Deals: Cleric

Bahrain Buying US Support via Trade Deals: Cleric

TEHRAN (Tasnim) – The Bahraini crown prince’s recent visit to the White House and signing of multi-billion-dollar deals with Washington were aimed at buying US support, a member of the presiding board of Bahrain’s Ulema Council said. The Al Khalifa ...

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Mass protests continue to grow in Bahrain

Mass protests continue to grow in Bahrain

DAMASCUS, SYRIA (4:50 PM) – Mass anti-government protests continue to swell in Bahrain on the second day of intensified popular unrest in the small Gulf kingdom. Protest marches were held in the village of Sanabis on the outskirts of the ...

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Bahrain opposition chief denies colluding with Qatar

Bahrain opposition chief denies colluding with Qatar

Bahrain’s jailed Shiite opposition leader Sheikh Ali Salman pleaded not guilty on Wednesday to new charges of working with the kingdom’s Gulf rival Qatar to overthrow the Sunni minority government. The trial comes amid a bitter diplomatic spat now approaching ...

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