Bahrain's security apparatus attempts to squash opposition as the GCC's forces are deployed

Issue 897 - 25 Mar 2011 | 4 minute read

In a show of force, and an attempt to clear mass protests around Pearl Roundabout, the Bahraini security services with the help of its GCC 'brothers' have been deployed across the country. The long-term implications for Bahrain, politically, socially and economically, remain unknown; however, its ramifications could spread beyond the island's borders.

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