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Bahrain's Daesh Dilemma

Giorgio Cafiero | Posted 01.15.2015 | World
Giorgio Cafiero

Bahrain must tread carefully. The ruling monarchy finds itself vulnerable to a resilient Shi'ite opposition and a growing current of pro-Daesh elements within the monarchy's political and security structures.

In Bahrain You Can Now Be Imprisoned for Defaming the King on Twitter

Shirin Sadeghi | Posted 01.09.2013 | World
Shirin Sadeghi

His Royal Highness in Bahrain is apparently very sensitive when it comes to online chatter about him.

Shiite Opposition Group Plans Election Boycott In Bahrain

AP | Posted 10.12.2011 | World

MANAMA, Bahrain — Bahrain's main Shiite opposition party will boycott next month's special parliamentary elections for seats left vacant by mass...