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Al-Wasat: Newspaper shut down by Bahrain fires staff

Al-Wasat: Newspaper shut down by Bahrain fires staff

Daily sends note to employees saying it had to let them go after Bahrain’s rulers ordered it closed earlier this month.  Al-Wasat had some 160 staff, including 30 foreigners [Al Wasat] A prominent independent newspaper in Bahrain earlier shut down ...

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Bahrain orders Qatar troops to leave: source

Bahrain orders Qatar troops to leave: source

By Afp Qatari special forces on patrol in Doha Bahrain has ordered Qatari troops serving with a coalition fighting the Islamic State group to leave its territory, a source with knowledge of the situation said on Sunday. The soldiers, part ...

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