Obama & Clinton Pal, Bahrain’s King Al Khalifa, Jails Kids

By: Sunday June 10, 2012 6:00 pm

At left you see the photo of Ali Hasan. Ali is 11 years old and has been in a Bahraini jail for three weeks now. His crime – “Illegal gathering.” His trial will be held tomorrow.

One Reason Obama’s Not Supporting Civil Rights In Bahrain – It’s Spelled FTA

By: Sunday April 10, 2011 6:00 pm

As of tonight, there is still no word on AngryArabiya’s father, brother-in-law and husband –or her uncle who was arrested three weeks ago. She wrote last night: This will b one of the most difficult nights of my life, wat condition is my wonderful & kind husband in. I close my eyes & I see [...]

Clinton Plays Iran Card, Winks, While Bahrain Arrests and Beats Human Rights Activists

By: Sunday March 20, 2011 6:45 am

The Bahraini monarchy is continuing its repression and crackdown on pro-democracy protesters.

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