Today in Middle Eastern history: Bahrain’s Bloody Thursday (2011)

Today marks the anniversary of Bloody Thursday, one of the largest of the several crackdowns carried out by the Bahraini government against opposition protesters over the past several years. It should be noted that Bahrain’s Arab Spring protests started out, on February 14, as a call for democratic reform and improved treatment for the country’s … Continue reading Today in Middle Eastern history: Bahrain’s Bloody Thursday (2011)

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