Tom Lantos HR Commission: Bahrain Made Right Decision in Releasing Nabeel Rajab
The Tom Lantos Commission on Human Rights in the United States Congress welcomed the release of prominent human rights defender, Nabeel Rajab, president of Bahrain Center for Human Rights.
Australian MP Fiona Patten: Keeping Prisoners in Bahraini Prisons is HR "Travesty"
Australian MP Fiona Patten described keeping prisoners in Bahraini prisons as a human rights "travesty".
Bill would Remove U.S. Troops from Saudi Arabia in 30 Days
A Republican U.S. senator introduced legislation on Thursday to remove American troops from Saudi Arabia, adding pressure on the kingdom to tighten its oil taps to reverse the crude price drop that has hurt domestic energy companies.
Al-Qaeda Confirms Death of AQAP Leader Qassim Al-Raymi: Site Intelligence Group
Al-Qaeda has confirmed the death of Qassim al-Raymi, the leader of Islamist group Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP), the Site Intelligence Group reported on Sunday.
109 U.S. Troops Diagnosed with Brain Injuries from Iran Attack: Pentagon
The Pentagon said on Monday that 109 U.S. service members had been diagnosed with mild traumatic brain injury stemming from Iran's missile attack on a base in Iraq last month.
Deal of the Century Proves Regime’s Disconnect from People in Bahrain
The disconnect between the regime and the people in Bahrain no longer requires a lot of evidence to back it up, as there are numerous examples available. All one needs to do is carefully read and follow the events taking place.
Al-Wefaq Calls on Arab and Islamic Peoples to Reject "Deal of the Century"
Al-Wefaq National Islamic Society said that any support or endorsement of the "deal of the century", aimed at putting an end to the Palestinian cause, is treason, calling on the Arab and Islamic peoples to reject the deal.
Trump and Netanyahu Thank Bahrain for Participating in Announcing "Deal of the Century" Ceremony
US President Donald Trump thanked Oman, Bahrain, and the United Arab Emirates for participating in the announcement of his administration's peace plan, known as the "Deal of the Century", amid Palestinian rejection.
Trump Reveals Deal of Century, Thanks Bahrain, UAE and Oman
US President Donald Trump announced the deal of the century aimed at ending the Palestinian issue, on Tuesday (January 28, 2020) at a press conference in the presence of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu amid the absence of any representative of the Palestinian authority.
U.S. Says 34 Troops Diagnosed with Traumatic Brain Injury after Iran Strike
The Pentagon said on Friday that 34 service members had been diagnosed with traumatic brain injury following missile strikes by Iran on a base in Iraq earlier this month, a number higher than the military had previously announced.
Baghdad: Million-Man March in Baghdad demanding Withdrawal of US Troops
Iraq witnessed on Friday (January 24, 2020) a million-man march demanding withdrawal of US troops from the country.
Eleven U.S. Troops Injured in Jan. 8 Iran Missile Attack in Iraq -U.S. Military
Eleven U.S. troops were treated for concussion symptoms as a result of the Jan. 8 Iranian missile attack on an Iraqi base where U.S. forces were stationed, the U.S. military said on Thursday, after initially saying no service members had been hurt.
Editorial: A Country Non-Governed by Politics
Most countries of the world are run by politicians who evaluate situations every day and assess each stage. Decisions change based on data and developments. Daily life events are in continuous change, thus life progresses and the performance of governments around the globe and their approach to different issues shift based on variables, but what about us in Bahrain?
Iran Says Ukrainian Plane Accidentally Shot down
Iran said on Saturday (January 11, 2019) in an official statement by the armed forces that the Iranian army accidentally shot down the Ukraine International Airlines flight that crashed Wednesday morning, killing all 176 people on board.
Iran Missile Attacks Target U.S. Forces in Iraq; Trump Says "All is Well!"
Iran launched a missile attack on U.S.-led forces in Iraq in the early hours of Wednesday in retaliation for the U.S. drone strike on an Iranian commander whose killing has raised fears of a wider war in the Middle East.
Bahrain Crown Prince speaks with U.S. Defense Secretary: BNA
Bahrain’s Crown Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa discussed by phone on Monday with U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper the importance of maintaining regional security and stability, state news agency BNA reported.
Popular Mobilization: Martyrdom of Soleimani and Al-Muhandis in US Strike in Baghadad
The Iraqi Popular Mobilization announced on (January 2, 2020) the martyrdom of Qasem Soleimani, the head of the IRGC-Quds Force, and Abu-Mahdi Al-Muhandis, the deputy head of Popular Mobilization Forces, in an air strike targeting their vehicle near Baghdad International Airport.
Pentagon: Patriot Batteries are Active in Bahrain for Alert Posture
ames LaPorta, correspondent for Newsweek, said on Friday (January 3, 2020) that two Defense Department sources told him that patriot batteries are active in Bahrain, which hosts the US fifth fleet, for alert posture.
Al-Wefaq Condemns Attack on Iraq's Sovereignty, Says Regime's Opinion Doesn't Represent that of Bahrainis
The Al-Wefaq National Islamic Society condemned "the sinful attack on Iraq's sovereignty and the killing of its official security forces members."
Special Report: White House Veterans Helped Gulf Monarchy Build Secret Surveillance Unit
In the years after 9/11, former U.S. counterterrorism czar Richard Clarke warned Congress that the country needed more expansive spying powers to prevent another catastrophe. Five years after leaving government, he shopped the same idea to an enthusiastic partner: an Arab monarchy with deep pockets.