Bahrain has postponed by one month a controversial plan to remove government subsidies on meat, in a sign of the political obstacles that Gulf Arab governments face as they try to reduce social handouts to save money.
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WASHINGTON (dpa-AFX) - The United States has decided to lift the holds on
security assistance to the Bahrain Defense Force and National Guard that were
implemented following Bahrain's crackdown on demonstrations in 2011.
"While we do not...
WASHINGTON (dpa-AFX) - The U.S. Government and human rights groups have
expressed deep concern over the conviction and sentencing by a Bahraini court of
opposition leader Shaikh Ali Salman.
Salman, the Secretary General of the gulf country's...
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