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#1 May 17, 2013
Six People Jailed for Insulting Bahrain's King on Twitter
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A Bahraini court jailed six people for a year on Wednesday for insulting King Hamad bin Issa al Khalifa in messages on the microblogging site Twitter, the official news agency said.
The six were accused of writing remarks "undermining the values and traditions of Bahrain's society towards the king on Twitter," the Bahrain News Agency quoted the head of the public prosecutor's office, Nayef Youssef, as saying in a statement.
He said freedom of opinion and expression were guaranteed by the Gulf Arab island state's constitution, law and international conventions, but should not be used in a way that contradicted the norms of society.
The news agency gave no further information about the six. It was not immediately known whether they had any role in pro-democracy ferment that has shaken Bahrain, a strategic U.S. ally facing Iran across the Gulf, since early 2011....
#2 May 17, 2013
Yet we cozy up to these disgusting folks because they have oil.
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