Bahrain Newswire (Page 6)

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Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Bahrain. (Page 6)

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  1. Bahrain foils attempt to smuggle terror suspects via boatRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2016 | Nerve News

    Manama, June 5 - Bahrain's Interior Ministry on Saturday announced it foiled an attempt to smuggle eight fugitives convicted in terror cases via a boat heading to Iran. The ministry said the trafficking attempt was foiled after the boat was spotted by the coastguard sailing off the coast of Northern Bahrain.

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  2. Bahrain jailbreak sparks manhuntRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2016 | India.com

    ... or political activists jailed in a sweeping five-year-old crackdown on dissent among the kingdom's Shiite majority. Bahrain's Akhbar Al-Khaleej newspaper had said earlier that around 20 prisoners escaped. ALSO READ: Bahrain's opposition leader ...

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  3. Seventeen detainees escape from Bahraini prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2016 | Times of Oman

    Police inspect cars at a checkpoint, during a manhunt for prisoners that escaped from Muharraq jail, in Manama, Bahrain, June 4, 2016. Reuters Police inspect cars at a checkpoint, during a manhunt for prisoners that escaped from Muharraq jail, in Manama, Bahrain, June 4, 2016.

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  4. Twenty inmates escape Bahrain prison, manhunt underwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2016 | Al Bawaba

    ... the official daily. It further reported that police forces set up roadblocks on the causeways linking Muharraq to Bahrain's main island, where the capital Manama is located. This is while the Bahraini Interior Ministry later stated that police ...

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  5. Bahrain tightens security following prison breakRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2016 | Newkerala.com

    Manama, June 4 : Bahrain tightened security measures in some parts of the country following a prison break, while a probe by the interior ministry is underway, officials said on Saturday. The incident occurred on Friday night, Xinhua news agency reported.

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  6. Dismantling Civil Society in BahrainRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | Counterpunch

    Like a vise which first grips its object and then slowly, deliberately and inexorably crushes it, the al-Khalifa regime has done similarly to civil society in Bahrain. It did not stop when peaceful, pro-democracy, reform protests erupted in 2011 and were violently put down by government forces aided by an invasion of Saudi troops in March of that year.

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  7. Farrah Ismail has been appointed Director of Sales and Marketing at...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | Hospitality Net

    ... pre-opening team and progressed into heading sales, conference catering and revenue management. She later moved to Bahrain and worked as director of revenue and reservations at Ritz Carlton Hotel and Spa in Manama. Ismail started her career in the ...

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  8. Bahrain court more than doubles opposition leader's sentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | Greenwich Citizen

    In this Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015 file photo, a Bahraini anti-government protester holds up an image of jailed Shiite opposition leader Sheikh Ali Salman demanding his freedom during a protest in Daih, Bahrain.

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  9. Ramadan clothing policy eased for 5th Fleet personnel in MideastRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    A man walks down ''American Alley'' in Juffair, Bahrain, wearing shorts and a short-sleeved shirt on Wednesday, June 1, 2016. U.S. Naval Forces Central Command's change in clothing policy allows personnel and their families to wear shorts and short-sleeved shirts all year round with no additional clothing restrictions during Ramadan.

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  10. Q&A with Steve OsmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | Long Island Business News

    ... United States and Washington D.C. We're mostly in New York. We work with the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the Kingdom of Bahrain, the Kingdom of Jordan, the Kingdom of Morocco. We work with Greece, Ethiopia, Portugal and Tanzania, with the diplomats ...

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  11. Ramadan clothing policies eased for US personnel in MideastRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    A man walks down ''American Alley'' in Juffair, Bahrain, wearing shorts and a short-sleeved shirt on Wednesday, June 1, 2016. U.S. Naval Forces Central Command's change in clothing policy allows personnel and their families to wear shorts and short-sleeved shirts all year round with no additional clothing restrictions during Ramadan.

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  12. Latest: Paddy Hill of Birmingham Six 'sceptical', but welcomes new inquest into bombingsRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2016 | UAport

    The minister reasserted the leadership's keenness on hoisting Bahrain's flag at all international functions, including the International Labour

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  13. Bahrain upholds death sentence for three involved in 2014 bombingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | Al Bawaba

    ... the attack on the Persian Gulf kingdom's security forces. The UAE officer was the first foreign national killed in Bahrain since Saudi-led forces were deployed to the kingdom to support its heavy-handed crackdown on anti-regime demonstrations. Also ...

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  14. Bahrain releases prominent activist from prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | The Washington Post

    In this Sept. 6, 2014 file photo, Bahraini prominent rights activist Zainab al-Khawaja waits to hear about her detained sister, Maryam al-Khawaja, outside the court in Manama, Bahrain.

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  15. Fourteen protesters given jail sentences in BahrainRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | Al Bawaba

    A Bahraini court has handed down jail terms to more than a dozen people over their involvement in anti-government protests, as the Manama regime steps up crackdown on dissent. Bahrain's al-Wassat newspaper reported on Thursday that 14 people were slapped with jails terms ranging from 3 to 15 years.

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  16. Flawed foreign policy marks 2 years of Narendra Modi govtRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | India.com

    ... Sushma Swaraj also also made official visits to Bangladesh, Bhutan, Nepal, Myanmar, Singapore, Vietnam, Manama, Bahrain, Afghanistan, Tajikistan, United States, United Kingdom, Mauritias, Maldives, United Arab Emirates, South Korea, China, Oman and ...

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  17. Contracts For May 25, 2016Read the original story

    May 25, 2016 | U.S. Department of Defense

    Work will be performed in Corpus Christi, Texas ; Patuxent River, Maryland ; Manama, Bahrain ; Guantanamo Bay, Cuba ; Atsugi, Japan ; Beaufort, South Carolina ; San Angelo, Texas ; New Orleans Louisiana ; Yuma, Arizona ; Iwakuni, Japan , New River, North Carolina ; Kadena, Japan ; Manassas, Virginia ; Miramar, California ; Futenma, Japan ; and Misawa, Japan , and is expected to be completed in July 2021. No funds are being obligated at time of award; funds will be obligated against individual delivery orders as they are issued.

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  18. BahrainRead the original story

    Mar 23, 2016 | State Department

    ... must have a journalism visa. Be prepared to answer questions regarding your purpose of travel. Be sure to leave Bahrain before your visa expires; otherwise, you face heavy fines and possible arrest and/or deportation. Do not work in Bahrain on a ...

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  19. Bahrain: Halt the Expulsion of Taimoor KarimiRead the original story

    May 24, 2016 | Amnesty International USA

    Bahraini lawyer, Taimoor Karimi , was stripped of his nationality in 2012 and has been effectively rendered stateless. He is at risk of imminent expulsion after the Appeal Court in Manama upheld his sentence on 23 May. 2) For the full Urgent Action, including appeal addresses and further information, please click on the Word or PDF version below.

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  20. Bahrain Financial Harbour skyscrapers in Manama.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | Al Bawaba

    Bahrain's sovereign wealth fund, known as Mumtalakat, plans over $400 million this year on international investments in a bid to diversify its economy away from oil, Bloomberg reports. The change in policy focus comes at a time when Gulf sovereigns are struggling with the impact of lower oil prices.

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