Al-Markh Groom Arrested on His Wedding Day
Bahraini youth Ahmad Jalal Al-Hamad didn't know that his wedding might be an end to a short life spent in hiding.
Bahrainis Continue to Camp outside Sheikh Qassim's Home: Scenes from Diraz Rally
Nearly one month on and hundreds of peaceful protestors continue to rally outside Sheikh Isa Qassim's home.
Decisive Period in Bahrain: Thousands Rally outside Shia Leader’s Home in Diraz as National Guard Surrounds Area
It doesn’t seem Bahraini authorities are willing to draw back from their latest string of arbitrary security measures.
US State Dept. Rejects Decision to Shut Down Al-Wefaq, Stresses It’s a Peaceful Political Group
State Department stressed it won’t be acceptable to US for any Bahraini opposition political entity to be closed.
British College of Policing Earned $3.8M by Training Security Forces Including Bahraini Police
Bahrain is among the countries where Britain's College of Policing offers training in leadership, forensics and intelligence.
Bassiouni Accuses Bahrain Government of Falsifying his Statements: Commission’s Recommendations Not Implemented
BICI head Cherif Bassiouni said Bahrain's claim that it completed the implementation of BICI recommendations is not true.
Bahrain FM Underestimates ISIS Occupation of Fallujah, Claims “There’s Just Few Terrorists Hiding There”
Bahrain's Foreign Minister doesn’t hold back when criticizing the Iraqi army’s war against the terrorist ISIS group.
Rayhana Al-Mosawi's Statements Prompt Anger in Gulf & Questions about Emirati Role in Bahrain
The statements of the recently released Bahraini detainee, Rayhana Al-Mosawi, regarding the inhumane treatment she was subjected to in Bahraini prison prompted widespread international and local reactions.
February Box: Saudi-Funded Al-Arabiya Cameras Set inside National Security Service's Torture Chamber & Sheikh Saqr Al Khalifa's Office!
The Bahraini authorities told the prisoners that they will meet the King's delegate, Sheikh Saqr Al Khalifa. That day is embedded in their memories. All the prisoners shared the same beginning; however, their ends differed somehow.
The 6th "Feb. 14": Protests Staged amid General Schools Strike & Closed Shops
Bahrain Mirror (Exclusive): Bahrainis marked the fifth anniversary of the uprising today on Sunday (February 14, 2016) amid ongoing protests and a schools strike. The Bahraini uprising is still ongoing; at dawn, several protests were staged across the country.
Detained Activist Mohammad Ramadan: Authorities Took Me to Pro-Gov’t Rallies to Listen to “We Want Reprisal” Chants
Bahrain Mirror (Exclusive): In reality, Bahrain is not a state, for if it was, it wouldn’t be possible to have a detainee taken to have a “tour” outside prison around pro-government rallies, supporting the ruling Al Khalifa family, so that he would listen to the demonstrators as they chanted “[We want] reprisal…[We want] reprisal.”
Pro-Regime Papers & Figures in Bahrain Mourn Terrorist Zahran Alloush
Bahrain Mirror (Exclusive): Bahraini pro-government newspapers have filled their pages with expressions of mourning and grief over the commander of Jaish al-Islam (Army of Islam) terrorist organization, Zahran Alloush, who was killed in a Russian airstrike on Friday (December 25, 2015)
#Dad_is_an_officer: Bahrain's Unwritten Law
Bahrain Mirror (Exclusive): A hashtag has recently went viral in Bahrain among Twitter users. Hashtag #Dad_is_an_officer (#ÈÇÈÇ_ÒÇÈØ) was widely tweeted after the circulation of a video showing a quarrel between a Pakistani national and another man wearing Arab clothing.
Bahrain: Torture Based on "British Project
Bahrain Mirror (Exclusive): Very excessive acts of torture were practiced in one of the latest cases of detainees in Bahrain. That's what the detainees' parents said according to their sons' accounts, revealing the truth about the information Britain presented to the UN on Bahrain's so-called "success in reforming its security bodies."
MEMRI Denies MoU with Bahrain, Accusing Regime of “Deceit” & Reminding it of Turki Al-Binali
Bahrain Mirror (Exclusive): After the announcement of signing a Memorandum of Understanding between the “This Is Bahrain” campaign and the Washington-based MEMRI institute, MEMRI published an article entitled “Bahrain and the Politics of Deceit,” accusing the Bahraini regime of dishonesty.
Who Is Funding "This Is Bahrain" Campaign?
Although Betsy Mathieson, secretary-general of the Bahrain Federation of Expatriate Associations and organizer of "This Is Bahrain" campaign, denied that she received any funds from the Bahraini government yet she didn't reveal the sources of the campaign's mysterious funding.
Bahraini Regime Requests Help from “Israel” to Whitewash its Reputation in the West: Cooperation Deal with MEMRI!
Bahrain Mirror (Exclusive): A scandal only begets another scandal. The Bahraini regime’s policy over the past five years was to face all the massive media campaigns that exposed its atrocities and scandals. This time, the Bahraini regime is seeking the support of Israel, openly and without any evasiveness.
After US Senate, Bill to Prohibit Arms Sales to Bahrain Introduced in House of Representatives
Bahrain Mirror (Exclusive): US Congressmen Jim McGovern, Joe Pitts, and Hank Johnson introduced last Tuesday (September 8, 2015) a bill in the House of Representatives, which prohibits the sales or transfer of specific arms to the Government of Bahrain until it fully implements all BICI recommendations.
Bahrain...File of Journalistic Pieces that Ended the BBC’s Neutrality
Bahrain Mirror (Exclusive): For years, the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) was an example of media transparency and neutrality to a great extent in its tackling of global issues. Has this time ended? Yes, at least concerning Bahrain.
British Library Records: Al Khalifa Wanted Bahrain to be a Subject of Persia But Britain Didn’t Allow It
Bahrain Mirror: A confidential British record published recently by the Qatar Digital Library reveals the attempts of the former ruler of Bahrain, Muhammed bin Khalifa (1842-1867), to make Bahrain a subject of Persia.