Bahraini Authorities Arrest Tweeter for Insulting the 5 Bahraini Soldiers Killed in Yemen

2015-09-07 - 10:04 p

Bahrain Mirror: The Bahraini Ministry of Interior arrested a Tweeter who it claims "insulted Bahrain's martyrs on social media," referring to the five Bahraini soldiers who were killed in Yemen on Friday (August 4, 2015).

Director-General of the Anti-Corruption, Economic and Electronic Security Directorate said "the owner of Twitter account (Bou Khamees) who insulted Bahrain's martyrs on social media" was taken into custody. He pointed out that "the necessary legal measures will be taken against him and he will be referred to the Public Prosecution."

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: Bahrain Mirror