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Recent articles: Trump administration pursues sale of F-16's to Bahrain: source 03/29 US to waive human rights clause in fighter jet sale 03/29 Minister: Kazakhstan over-fulfills obligations within oil deal 03/29 PM invites Bahraini investors to explore investment opportunities in Pakistan 03/29 Bahrain sentences 2 to death on terror charges 03/29 Trump administration pursues sale of F-16's to Bahrain - source 03/29 Chief of US forces in Middle East declares human rights should not be condition for US arm sales 03/29 Bahrain court gives jail, death sentences to dissidents 03/29 Bahrain sentences 2 people to death on terror charges 03/29 PM tells Bahraini businessmen to avail of CPEC’s immense opportunities 03/29 Saudi security forces kill two suspected Shi'ite militants 03/29 Rex Tillerson to Lift Human Rights Conditions on Arms Sale to Bahrain 03/29 Trump administration pursuing sale of F-16's to Bahrain -source 03/29 Iran says Bahrain terror cell claims `delusional` 03/28 UAE to Contribute $55Mln to Interpol’s Anti-Terrorism Projects 03/27 Quest for global governance 03/27 Kiplimo, bronze medals mask Team Uganda show 03/27 Bahrain Says It Dismantles 14-Member 'Terrorist' Cell 03/27 Bahrain alleges Iran-backed group planned assassinations 03/27 Athletics-World cross-country championship men's individual cross country long distance results 03/26 Bahrain Smashes Terror Cell Planning to Kill Top Officials 03/26 Bahrain breaks Iran-linked 'terrorist' cell behind bus attack: report 03/26 Bahrain alleges Iran-backed group planned assassinations 03/26 Egypt's Mubarak returns home after years-long detention 03/24 Egypt's Mubarak freed after six years in prison 03/24 Young Bahraini dies after being shot outside Shi'ite leader's house - activists 03/24 Two years on, Saudi intervention in Yemen leaves trail of death 03/24 Ethiopia and Gulf Countries Trade Relations Flourishing 03/23 Missing Indian found in Serbia: Sushma Swaraj 03/23 USS Laboon makes another major drug bust in Arabian Sea 03/23 French news agency says former staffer released in Bahrain 03/23 French news agency says former staffer detained in Bahrain 03/22 Former AFP photographer arrested in Bahrain airport 03/22 Indonesia's Sean Gelael gets F1’s Toro Rosso test driver role 03/22 Human Rights Activist: Bahrain, Backed by U.S., is Targeting My Family 03/21 Africa: Gender Disparity At UN - Three Out of 71, Zero Out of Nine 03/21 UAE Summons Swiss Envoy Over Criticism of Human Rights Violations in Bahrain 03/20 UAE denounces Switzerland's statement on Bahrain 03/20 UAE ranked happiest country in Gulf region 03/20 Bahrain political activist faces new incitement charges 03/20 UAE summons Swiss ambassador over U.N. Bahrain statement 03/19 Daughter of Chechen leader Ramzan Kadyrov shows off fashion collection  03/18 Govt has taken steps to explore job markets in foreign countries: Report 03/18 Chechnya's first daughter shows off fashion collection 03/18 Persian Gulf Arab states, US 'to hold war games in Kuwait' 03/18 Bahrain police clash with protesters after funeral of activist who died in custody (VIDEO) 03/18 Iran pilgrims to join this year's hajj: Saudi Arabia 03/17 Iran pilgrims to join this year's Haj: Saudi Arabia 03/17 State Department Terrorist Designations of Ahmad Hasan Yusuf and Alsayed Murtadha Majeed Ramadhan Alawi 03/17 Bahrain clashes after Shiite inmate's funeral: witnesses 03/17 ‘Arming Saudi Arabia & Bahrain risks complicity with war crimes’ – Amnesty to Trump 03/16 WRAPUP 2-Fed rate hikes could spell end to global easing 03/16 Law on 5 per cent VAT passed in UAE; house rents set to rise 03/15 Africa: CAF Election - Who Is Ghana Football Backing? 03/15 Jokowi wants Indonesia in 40th place on doing business index 03/15 Mideast naval coalition making massive drug busts 03/15 Officials say pirates hijack freighter in latest test for Trump 03/14 UAE passport among world's most powerful again 03/14 Mugabe Chartered Plane For At Least U.S.$1 Million - Report 03/13 Egyptian troops to Bahrain and UAE for Gulf war games 03/13 Egyptian troops to Bahrain and UAR for Gulf war games 03/13 Two people die every day on UAE roads 03/12 Revealed: Most powerful passport in the Gulf region 03/12 Alcohol bottles found inside car tyre, smuggling gang busted 03/09 Truxtun crew evacuates Pakistani sailor in evening rescue 03/09 Qatar's ruler meets Iranian minister in latest Gulf visit 03/08 UAE weather: temperatures set to rise 03/07 In nine countries, rapists go free if they marry their victims: how bad laws fuel sexual violence ‘epidemic’ 03/06 Rain hits parts of UAE, rough winds forecasted 03/06 Iran Denies Running 'Terror Cell' in Bahrain, Slams Accusations as 'Blame Game' 03/06 Bahrain seeks dissolution of secular opposition party 03/06 Bahrain Moves to Dissolve Major Opposition Group 03/06 Bahrain: Activist’s Family Targeted 03/06 Royal Australian Ship Interdicts 800 Kilograms of Narcotics in Arabian Sea 03/06 FM spokesman rejects Bahraini officials' latest anti-Iran claims 03/06 Air India Express crew member found dead in Kerala 03/05 Bahraini FM: Azerbaijan has turned into one of most important countries on world arena 03/05 Bahrain advances military trials for suspected militants 03/05 New York Man Arrested for Trying to Join Daesh in Syria 03/05 See Gulf Air run on London roads 03/05 Bahrain parliament approves military trials for civilians 03/05 Bahrain’s Parliament Approves Military Trials for Civilians 03/05 Pakistan’s share in meat market is only 8% 03/05 Bahrain approves military trials for civilians 03/05 Bahrain uncovers terror cell with Germany-based leader, says chief prosecutor 03/04 Bahrain uncovers Iran-linked militant group behind attacks on security 03/04 Bahrain Discovers 'Terrorist Cell' Planning to Kill Security Forces Members 03/04 Bahrain says 25 arrested in bust of Iran-linked terror cell 03/04 Sudarsan Pattnaik invited to Bahrain to conduct sand art workshop for teachers 03/04 Clouds loom over UAE skies, chance of rain? 03/04 Hyderabad: After being divorced on WhatsApp, these two Muslim women are fighting back! 03/04 Bahrain: 'Terrorist cell' plotting attacks uncovered 03/04 Bahrain uncovers terror cell with Germany-based leader, says chief prosecutor 03/04 This 10-year-old Dubai student reads 100 books a year 03/03 Fire breaks out at Donald Trump's hotel 03/03 UAE betrays US military in favor of Russia 03/03 ATK unit contracted for U.S. AIM-9P Sidewinder missile motors 03/03 US, Iraq, Pakistan Conduct VBSS Exercise 03/02 UAE citizens, residents to get multiple-entry visas to India 03/02 Sheikh Mohammed names new Dubai Police chief 03/01


Protests began in February 2011. In March, Saudi forces moved in and emergency rule was declared.