Bahrain stupid to host GP - Ecclestone
- From the section Formula 1
Formula 1 boss Bernie Ecclestone says the Bahrain government are "stupid" to host a Grand Prix, because of the opportunity it presents to political protestors.
The event two years ago was first postponed and later cancelled after month-long pro-democracy protests were crushed.
Asked by BBC Sport's Dan Roan whether he would ever consider taking F1 to other countries experiencing political unrest, such as Syria, Ecclestone replied: "We'd have to have a look and see."
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