RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Bahrain

A collection of news and information related to Bahrain published by this site and its partners.

Top Bahrain Articles

Displaying items 34-44
  • Libya's only a part of Mideast equation

    The eyes of the world are on the battle for Libya. It's undeniably a compelling drama: Spirited but untrained rebels, plus NATO airstrikes, pitted against an eccentric dictator with a cinematic wardrobe. But it's the wrong drama to worry about. The...
  • Obama sees 'moment of opportunity' in Middle East

    President Obama on Thursday called out American friends in the Middle East for their treatment of peaceful protesters, naming Bahrain and Yemen along with Syria as states he said must yield to the aspirations of their people. While explicitly stating...
  • Team Obama: World Police

    Team Obama: World Police
    If there existed any remaining doubt that Barack Obama has completed his conversion from an anti-Iraq war candidate to a presidential hawk, it was eviserated this weekend when the United States launched a series of military strikes on Libya.  The...
  • MIDDLE EAST: In wake of WikiLeaks scandal, Arab leaders are cautious on Iran censure

     
    Arabian peninsula states have adopted a conciliatory tone on Iran a little over a week after U.S. diplomatic cables released by the watchdog site WikiLeaks appeared to show serious anxiety among Arab leaders over Tehran's growing power, and even...
  • BAHRAIN: Government hits wall in terrorism case against dissidents

     
    A group of political dissidents charged with plotting against the government of Bahrain are stonewalling the prosecution by refusing to cooperate with state-appointed lawyers after their own legal team withdrew in protest over the authorities' refusal...
  • BAHRAIN: Authorities crack down on dissent on the Web, rights group says

     
    As demands for change spread across the Middle East, authorities in Bahrain are taking steps to prevent activists from using the Internet to encourage dissent, a human rights organization said Sunday. The Bahrain Center for Human Rights accused the...
  • BAHRAIN: Clashes mark "day of rage" as opposition, youth movements unite to press reforms

     
    Scattered clashes between Bahraini security forces and protesters were reported Sunday night and Monday amid a nationwide "day of rage" against corruption and political oppression inspired by the recent uprisings in Tunisia and Egypt. Video and pictures...
  • BAHRAIN: Crackdown 'regrettable' but necessary, foreign minister says

     
    Bahrain's foreign minister, Sheik Khalid bin Ahmed al Khalifa, on Thursday justified a government crackdown on protesters that left at least three dead. Al Khalifa spoke in the capital, Manama, after meeting with his gulf counterparts, according to the...
  • Jay Carney approves of Jay Carney's first briefing as Obama White House press secretary

     
    Jay Carney, Obama's new spokesman, makes his first solo PR foray and gives himself a good grade....
  • BAHRAIN: Foreign minister tweets criticism of protesters

     
    Bahrain's Foreign Minister Sheikh Khalid bin Ahmed Al-Khalifa has been using Twitter to air his views on evolving unrest in the region, eventually disputing accounts of attacks by security forces on peaceful protesters in Bahrain. "This is no peaceful...
  • BAHRAIN: Videos show deadly police raid on protest camp

     
    Video footage of Thursday morning's deadly police predawn crackdown on the Bahraini protest camp in the capital Manama and the aftermath of the raid have emerged on the Internet. Four people were reportedly killed and scores injured when riot police......