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#Bahrain

# bahrain - Tuesday 2 September, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: ‘These human rights abuses have a very real and clear link to Ireland’ Oppression

Opinion: ‘These human rights abuses have a very real and clear link to Ireland’

Ireland has the potential to make a difference in two situations that have been raising concerns for human rights groups.

# bahrain - Monday 17 March, 2014

From The Score Kevin Heffernan’s sister sends best wishes to St Vincent’s team from Bahrain Support

Kevin Heffernan’s sister sends best wishes to St Vincent’s team from Bahrain

“I am sure marching from the club to Croke Park will be as exciting and spectacular as it has been in the past,” she said.

# bahrain - Saturday 21 December, 2013

From TheJournal.ie So what is left of the Arab Spring? State Of The Nations

So what is left of the Arab Spring?

It is the third anniversary of the Tunisian protest which sparked a flame across the Middle East and North Africa.

# bahrain - Thursday 14 February, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Colm O’Gorman: Why we can’t afford to forget about Bahrain Column

Colm O’Gorman: Why we can’t afford to forget about Bahrain

It is the second anniversary of the uprising in Bahrain but prisoners of conscience are still behind bars, writes the head of Amnesty International Ireland.

# bahrain - Sunday 28 October, 2012

From The Score Formula One: Vettel wins Indian Grand Prix Winning

Formula One: Vettel wins Indian Grand Prix

The 25-year-old German produced another flawless display to pull 13 points clear of Fernando Alonso.

# bahrain - Monday 1 October, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Bahrain high court upholds verdicts in medics protest trial Bahrain

Bahrain high court upholds verdicts in medics protest trial

The highest court in Bahrain has rejected the final appeal by nine medics against their convictions linked to anti-regime protests last year.

# bahrain - Thursday 27 September, 2012

From The Score Money talks: Gulf firm to organise Leeds United purchase Takeover

Money talks: Gulf firm to organise Leeds United purchase

The takeover move, announced to the Bahrain and Kuwaiti stock exchanges this morning, is believed to be worth £50m.

# bahrain - Thursday 16 August, 2012

From TheJournal.ie US ‘deeply troubled’ by Bahrain activist jailing Bahrain

US ‘deeply troubled’ by Bahrain activist jailing

“We believe that all people have a fundamental freedom to participate in civil acts of peaceful disobedience,” said State Department spokeswoman Victoria Nuland.

From TheJournal.ie Bahrain activist jailed for three years Arab Spring

Bahrain activist jailed for three years

Nabeel Rajab was found guilty of taking part in illegal gatherings.

# bahrain - Wednesday 15 August, 2012

From The Score Here’s all you need to know about tonight’s international action Preview

Here’s all you need to know about tonight’s international action

The Irish team’s group rivals, Germany, are in action, as they take on Argentina.

# bahrain - Sunday 15 July, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Column: I was convicted for treating protesters. Now I face arrest any time. Opinion

Column: I was convicted for treating protesters. Now I face arrest any time.

Irish-trained doctor Ghassan Dhaif, who aided the injured in Bahrain’s Arab Spring, on why the Government must do more to help medics like him.

# bahrain - Wednesday 20 June, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Bahrain court delays verdict for 11-year-old ‘protester’ Bahrain

Bahrain court delays verdict for 11-year-old ‘protester’

The boy is one of the youngest suspects detained in crackdowns on protests led by Bahrain’s Shiite majority.

# bahrain - Saturday 16 June, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Tánaiste seeks clemency for Bahraini medics Arab Spring

Tánaiste seeks clemency for Bahraini medics

The doctors and nurses were sentenced after being found guilty of aiding an uprising against the Gulf kingdom’s regime.

# bahrain - Thursday 14 June, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Govt urged to take action over jailed Bahraini doctors who trained in Ireland Bahrain

Govt urged to take action over jailed Bahraini doctors who trained in Ireland

A number of doctors who trained at the Royal College of Surgeons in Dublin had their sentences reduced in Bahrain today but they remain behind bars.

From TheJournal.ie Bahrain medics jailed over Arab Spring protests acquitted, sentences reduced Bahrain

Bahrain medics jailed over Arab Spring protests acquitted, sentences reduced

Jailing of doctors and nurses who treated protesters was highly criticised by rights groups.

# bahrain - Tuesday 12 June, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Irish nurses and midwives join vigil for Bahrain medics Bahrain

Irish nurses and midwives join vigil for Bahrain medics

The members of the INMO have joined a vigil to highlight the trial of health professionals in Bahrain, and are calling for the release of their fellow professionals.

# bahrain - Monday 30 April, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Bahraini hunger striker granted retrial Arab Spring

Bahraini hunger striker granted retrial

Activist Abdulhadi Al Khawaja was sentenced by a military court to life in prison for plotting against the state.

# bahrain - Wednesday 25 April, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Bahrain denies hunger striker has disappeared, insist he is in ‘good health’ Abdulhadi

Bahrain denies hunger striker has disappeared, insist he is in ‘good health’

Human rights activist Abdulhadi Al Khawaja, who previously worked for the Dublin-based Frontline Defenders, has been on hunger strike in Bahrain since 8 February.

# bahrain - Monday 23 April, 2012

From The Score Alonso fumes at Rosberg conduct in Bahrain F1

Alonso fumes at Rosberg conduct in Bahrain

Mercedes driver Rosberg forced both Lewis Hamilton of McLaren and Alonso of Ferrari to leave the track to avoid a collision in separate incidents.

From TheJournal.ie Channel 4 news team deported from Bahrain Bahrain

Channel 4 news team deported from Bahrain

The F1 event is over, but the controversy continues as news team deported on race day for operating without accreditation.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Monday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Monday

Nine things to know on this Monday morning…

# bahrain - Sunday 22 April, 2012

From The Score Red Bull’s Sebastian Vettel gets back to winning ways in Bahrain Bulling

Red Bull’s Sebastian Vettel gets back to winning ways in Bahrain

The Austrian driver led from start to finish, showing signs of his world-championship winning form to hold off the Lotus challenge.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Should the Bahrain Grand Prix have been cancelled? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should the Bahrain Grand Prix have been cancelled?

Or are Formula One correct in going ahead with the race? Have your say…

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Sunday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Sunday

Good morning! Here’s some (well, nine) things you should know this Sunday am.

# bahrain - Saturday 21 April, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Bahrain opens probe into death in protest area Bahrain

Bahrain opens probe into death in protest area

The Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix has gone ahead despite claims that a man was killed during clashes with security forces, however the country’s Interior Ministry said a probe was now “under way”.

From TheJournal.ie Bahrain F1 to go ahead despite protests Arab Spring

Bahrain F1 to go ahead despite protests

A man has been found dead with gunshot wounds after overnight clashes.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Saturday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Good morning! Nine things to know this Saturday…

# bahrain - Thursday 19 April, 2012

From The Score Head in the sand: Human rights organisations blast F1 for ignoring Bahrain Grand Prix concerns Politics Of Sport

Head in the sand: Human rights organisations blast F1 for ignoring Bahrain Grand Prix concerns

The Formula One race is set to go ahead this Sunday amid rising tensions and anti-government protests

From The Score Force India caught in Bahrain firebomb attack Attack

Force India caught in Bahrain firebomb attack

Team members were caught up in the incident as they returned from the Bahrain Grand Prix track on Wednesday.

# bahrain - Wednesday 18 April, 2012

From The Score Clashes hit Bahrain Formula One exhibit F1

Clashes hit Bahrain Formula One exhibit

The protesters chanted slogans against the race, which was canceled last year amid civil unrest in the country.

# bahrain - Tuesday 17 April, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Torture and other human rights abuses continuing in Bahrain – Amnesty report Bahrain

Torture and other human rights abuses continuing in Bahrain – Amnesty report

The Bahraini government insists it is on the road to reform – but Amnesty International has condemned its “piecemeal” efforts, accusing that state of continuing human rights violations including torture.

# bahrain - Saturday 14 April, 2012

From The Score Formula One announcement sparks unrest in Bahrain Protest

Formula One announcement sparks unrest in Bahrain

The FIA’s decision to go ahead with next week’s Bahrain Grand Prix has triggered a renewal of hostilities between riot police and anti-government protestors.

# bahrain - Friday 13 April, 2012

From The Score Bahrain Grand Prix will go ahead – FIA Bahrain GP

Bahrain Grand Prix will go ahead – FIA

Formula One’s governing body say they are happy with the security measures in place ahead of the race on 22 April.

# bahrain - Tuesday 10 April, 2012

From The Score Ecclestone: Bahrain decision will come down to the teams Unrest

Ecclestone: Bahrain decision will come down to the teams

The F1 supremo says he can’t force anyone to travel to Bahrain, while pressing home the fact that ‘commercially they have to go.’

# bahrain - Monday 9 April, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Formula 1 urged to “voice some concern” for hunger striker Abdulhadi Abdulhadi

Formula 1 urged to “voice some concern” for hunger striker Abdulhadi

Abdulhadi Al Khawaja is entering his 61st day of hunger strike. Eoin Lynch tells us his story and why people are calling on those involved with Formula 1 to speak out about Abdulhadi’s imprisonment.

# bahrain - Saturday 7 April, 2012

From The Score FIA monitoring Bahrain situation as pressure mounts to cancel GP In Doubt

FIA monitoring Bahrain situation as pressure mounts to cancel GP

It’s looking more and more likely that the fourth race of the season will be axed for the second year in a row.

# bahrain - Monday 2 April, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Hunger-striking Bahraini activist begins appeal against life sentence Bahrain

Hunger-striking Bahraini activist begins appeal against life sentence

Around 20 opposition figures convicted for anti-state offences arising from last year’s uprising are appealing against their convictions.

# bahrain - Sunday 1 April, 2012

From The Score Ireland’s James McGee claims singles and doubles titles in Bahrain ATP Challenger

Ireland’s James McGee claims singles and doubles titles in Bahrain

The Dubliner did not drop a single set on his way to a win in the singles final against Jordi Samper-Montana of Spain.

# bahrain - Tuesday 27 March, 2012

From The Score Bahrain chief can not guarantee spectator safety at upcoming Grand Prix Formula One

Bahrain chief can not guarantee spectator safety at upcoming Grand Prix

Sheikh Abdullah bin Isa Al Khalifa does hope that the race plays a big role in uniting the Gulf kingdom, however.

# bahrain - Thursday 1 March, 2012

From The Score FIFA to investigate Bahrain’s 10-0 World Cup win Probe

FIFA to investigate Bahrain’s 10-0 World Cup win

Bahrain’s win raised suspicions because it needed to make up a nine-goal deficit on rival Qatar in the group standings to have a chance of advancing to the next round.

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