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Protests, Heavy Security Presence as Execution of Two Citizens Approaches

2019-07-27 - 5:50 am

Bahrain Mirror: Hundreds of citizens took to the streets in different areas across Bahrain on Friday (July 26, 2019) in protest against the imminent execution of Ahmad Al-Malali and Ali Al-Arab.

Angry protests were staged blaming the King of Bahrain, Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, for the executions.

Interior ministry forces fired tear gas at protestors in some areas.

Meanwhile, the interior ministry deployed vehicles and forces in a number of areas to crack down on outraged protestors.

Citizens said that checkpoints stopped them at entrances of some villages. 

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