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Bahrain blogger Zainab al-Khawaja ‘detained in protest’

BBC – Police in Bahrain have detained prominent blogger and rights activist Zainab al-Khawaja during a protest near the capital Manama, reports say. Security forces fired tear gas and stun grenades to disperse hundreds of anti-government protesters trying to block a main road, according to witnesses. The Gulf kingdom’s Shia Muslim majority have staged regular protests in the past 10 months demanding more rights from the Sunni-dominated monarchy. Read Article