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Bahrain says 25 arrested over jailbreak, unrest

Bahrain says 25 arrested over jailbreak, unrest

Bahrain said Saturday that it had arrested 25 suspects accused of involvement in unrest in the Sunni-ruled kingdom, including a deadly jailbreak. The authorities said they were part of a “terrorist organisation” that includes 54 members, some of them fugitives ...

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Implementation of UPR Recommendations in Bahrain

Implementation of UPR Recommendations in Bahrain

The Kingdom of Bahrain was among the firsts states to accept being reviewed under the Universal Periodic Review (UPR) mechanism and undertook two reviews in 2008 and 2012, which resulted in 165 recommendations in total (those accepted by Bahrain). Since ...

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4 injured as blast hits police bus in Bahrain

4 injured as blast hits police bus in Bahrain

Authorities say “terrorist bombing” struck a police bus in eastern Bahrain   By Ahmed al-Masri DOHA Four policemen were injured Sunday when a bomb blast struck a bus in Bahrain, according to the kingdom’s interior ministry. The ministry said on ...

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