Bahrain in convulsion a decade ago

Issue 1120 - 18 Feb 2021

A decade on from the Pearl Roundabout protests, Bahrain’s rulers argue they have overcome subversion while critics say the islands remains locked in repression. As anniversaries of the ‘Arab Spring’ uprisings and wider ‘Arab awakening’ events come one upon another, GSN looks back at events from early 2011.

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