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Bahrain Demonstrations

Dozens Injured After Authorities Crush Prison Riot In Bahrain

AP | REEM KHALIFA | Posted 10.16.2013 | World

MANAMA, Bahrain -- Bahraini authorities crushed a prison riot on Friday, leaving at least 40 injured after they fired stun grenades and tear gas, righ...

Police In Bahrain 'Forcefully Confront' Protesters With Stun Grenades

AP | REEM KHALIFA and DALTON BENNETT | Posted 10.14.2013 | World

MANAMA, Bahrain — Bahraini protesters clashed with riot police in neighborhoods around the capital Wednesday as they called for greater politica...

Bahrain's Rulers Avoid Fiasco, But National Crisis Endures

Reuters | Posted 06.21.2013 | World

By Alexander Dziadosz MANAMA, April 21 (Reuters) - Bahrain's rulers can breathe a sigh of relief after a prized Formula One race went ...

Princess Turned Torturer?

The Huffington Post | Eline Gordts | Posted 01.31.2013 | World

A Bahraini princess is accused of torturing doctors and a pro-democracy activist during protests in the country in 2011. Sheikha Noura Bint Ebrahi...

Street Battles Rock Bahrain

AP | REEM KHALIFA | Posted 09.19.2012 | World

MANAMA, Bahrain -- Thousands of anti-government protesters in Bahrain clashed Friday with riot police firing tear gas during demonstrations against pl...

Court Orders Monitoring For 11-Year-Old

AP | REEM KHALIFA | Posted 09.04.2012 | World

MANAMA, Bahrain — A Bahraini court ruled Thursday that an 11-year-old boy accused of taking part in anti-government protests may remain at home ...

'Before You Tell Us Everything, We're Going To Have Some Fun'

Posted 06.21.2012 | World

By Tine Danckaers, Mondiaal Magazine. In February 2011, tens of thousands of Bahrainis took to the streets to protest against the tiny country'...

To Die For An Opinion In The Street

Mondiaal Magazine | Tine Danckaers | Posted 06.18.2012 | World

By Tine Danckaers, Mondiaal Magazine. In February 2011, tens of thousands of Bahrainis took to the streets to protest against the tiny country...

'He Keeps Asking Us Why We Won't Take Him Home'

Posted 06.18.2012 | World

By Tine Danckaers, Mondiaal Magazine. In February 2011, tens of thousands of Bahrainis took to the streets to protest against the tiny country...

Bahrain Sentences Medics Who Helped Protesters

AP | REEM KHALIFA | Posted 06.14.2012 | World

MANAMA, Bahrain -- Nine medical professionals accused of aiding Bahrain's anti-government uprising were sentenced Thursday to prison terms ranging fro...

Protester Found Dead Ahead Of Grand Prix

AP | REEM KHALIFA | Posted 06.21.2012 | World

MANAMA, Bahrain — The discovery of a protester's body near the scene of clashes on Saturday threatened to tip Bahrain deeper into unrest as a 14...

'Day Of Rage' Planned For Formula One Grand Prix In Bahrain

Reuters | Posted 06.18.2012 | World

By Andrew Hammond DUBAI, April 18 (Reuters) - Anti-government protesters in Bahrain are planning "days of rage" directed at this...

Spark Of Violence Marks Growing Unrest In Bahrain

AP | REEM KHALIFA | Posted 06.11.2012 | World

MANAMA, Bahrain — Mobs with iron rods and sticks ransacked a supermarket belonging to a major Shiite-owned business group Wednesday, a company o...

Reports: American Activists Detained In Bahrain

AP | REEM KHALIFA and BARBARA SURK | Posted 04.15.2012 | World

MANAMA, Bahrain — Bahraini security forces fanned out across the island nation in unprecedented numbers on Tuesday as Shiites marked the one-yea...

Police Attack Protesters With Tear Gas, Stun Grenades

AP | Posted 04.14.2012 | World

MANAMA, Bahrain (AP) — Bahraini security forces fanned out across the island nation in unprecedented numbers on Tuesday as Shiites marked the one-ye...

Thousands March In Bahrain Demanding Government Resignation

AP | REEM KHALIFA | Posted 02.29.2012 | World

MANAMA, Bahrain — Riot police in Bahrain fired tear gas Friday to disperse several hundred protesters among thousands who took to the streets Fr...

Police Meet Protesters With Tear Gas, Stun Grenades

AP | REEM KHALIFA | Posted 02.14.2012 | World

MANAMA, Bahrain — Bahraini security forces used tear gas and stun grenades to disperse hundreds of opposition supporters attempting to protest a...

Hundreds Mourn After Boy Is Killed In Demonstration

AP | Posted 01.19.2012 | World

MANAMA, Bahrain — Bahraini authorities said Saturday a police vehicle skidded on an oil slick poured by anti-government protesters, killing a te...

In Compact Bahrain, Protests Gain New Momentum

AP | BRIAN MURPHY | Posted 11.26.2011 | World

MANAMA, Bahrain — Hand signals are passed from the rooftop spotters to the street protesters below: Another group of riot police are moving in t...