Bahrain

Bahraini king sends delegation to Israel for ‘peace’: Paper

A Bahraini delegation has arrived in Israel with a message from the country’s king, in the latest instance of warming ties between the two sides, The Times of Israel reports. The Israeli paper said ...

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Bahrainis mark ‘Day of Rage’ in support of Sheikh Qassim

Bahrainis are holding anti-regime protests in different areas in solidarity with prominent Shia leader Sheikh Isa Qassim, whose health condition has seriously deteriorated under house arrest over the past days. ...

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Bahrain to try Sheikh Salman on espionage charges: Report

Bahrain is set to try prominent Shia cleric and opposition figure Sheikh Ali Salman this week on a charge of “spying” for Qatar, a media report says. Salman, the secretary-general of the country’s ...

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Bahraini security forces surround ailing prominent Shia cleric’s home

Bahraini security forces have extensively surrounded the house of prominent Shia cleric Sheikh Isa Qassim, whose health condition is severely deteriorating. According to officials from the country’s dissolved al-Wefaq party on ...

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