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  1. Oil pipeline explodes in Bahrain

    … in northern Bahrain. Bahrain's interior minister, Sheikh Rashid bin Abdullah Al Khalifa…

    … in northern Bahrain. Bahrain's interior minister, Sheikh Rashid bin Abdullah Al Khalifa…

    … in northern Bahrain. Bahrain's interior minister, Sheikh Rashid bin Abdullah Al Khalifa…

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  2. Russia 'sex traffickers' deported from Bahrain

    …Two Russian women accused of enslaving women for sex work in Bahrain have been…

    …Two Russian women accused of enslaving women for sex work in Bahrain have been… part of a Russian trafficking gang who lured young women to Bahrain with promises…

    …Two Russian women accused of enslaving women for sex work in Bahrain have been… part of a Russian trafficking gang who lured young women to Bahrain with promises… and restaurants in oil-rich Bahrain - with no mention of prostitution. Read more on sex…

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  3. Bahrain court jails UK-based activist's relatives

    …A court in Bahrain has sentenced three relatives of a prominent UK-based human…

    …A court in Bahrain has sentenced three relatives of a prominent UK-based human… by the Shia majority community in 2011. Bahrain alleged torture victim 'arrested' Bahrain

    …A court in Bahrain has sentenced three relatives of a prominent UK-based human… by the Shia majority community in 2011. Bahrain alleged torture victim 'arrested' Bahrain… Alwadaei, head of advocacy for the Bahrain Institute for Rights and Democracy (BIRD…

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  4. Big Words, big money at World Scrabble Championship

    …. Akshay Bhandarkar, from Bahrain, won the title and $20,000 (£15,000) in prize money…

    …. Akshay Bhandarkar, from Bahrain, won the title and $20,000 (£15,000) in prize money…

    …. Akshay Bhandarkar, from Bahrain, won the title and $20,000 (£15,000) in prize money…

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  5. Why Saudi Arabia and Iran are bitter rivals

    … exploited these upheavals to expand their influence, notably in Syria, Bahrain and Yemen…

    … exploited these upheavals to expand their influence, notably in Syria, Bahrain and Yemen… in the Gulf - the UAE, Kuwait and Bahrain, as well as Egypt and Jordan. In the Iranian…

    … exploited these upheavals to expand their influence, notably in Syria, Bahrain and Yemen… in the Gulf - the UAE, Kuwait and Bahrain, as well as Egypt and Jordan. In the Iranian…

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  6. Pipeline explosion

    …A fire ripped through an oil pipeline in Bahrain on Friday. This video has been…

    …A fire ripped through an oil pipeline in Bahrain on Friday. This video has been…

    …A fire ripped through an oil pipeline in Bahrain on Friday. This video has been…

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  7. Bahrain country profile

    Bahrain - which name means "two seas" - was one of the first states in the Gulf…

    Bahrain - which name means "two seas" - was one of the first states in the Gulf… Bahrain facts LEADER King: Sheikh Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifah Sheikh Hamad, who has led…

    Bahrain - which name means "two seas" - was one of the first states in the Gulf… Bahrain facts LEADER King: Sheikh Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifah Sheikh Hamad, who has led… the country since 1999, transitioned from emir to king when Bahrain became a kingdom…

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  8. Bahrain profile - Timeline

    … responsibility for the Bahrain's defence and foreign relations. 1913 - Britain…

    … responsibility for the Bahrain's defence and foreign relations. 1913 - Britain… and the Ottoman government sign a treaty recognising the independence of Bahrain

    … responsibility for the Bahrain's defence and foreign relations. 1913 - Britain… and the Ottoman government sign a treaty recognising the independence of Bahrain… centre Lies on the north-east tip of Bahrain island Declared a free port in 1958…

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  9. Bahrain state TV accuses Qatar of fomenting unrest

    Bahrain's state TV channel has accused Qatar of plotting with the kingdom's…

    Bahrain's state TV channel has accused Qatar of plotting with the kingdom's…". The Bahraini public prosecutor has begun an investigation into the calls. Bahrain, Saudi…

    Bahrain's state TV channel has accused Qatar of plotting with the kingdom's…". The Bahraini public prosecutor has begun an investigation into the calls. Bahrain, Saudi… The state-run Bahrain news agency reported that the purported telephone conversation…

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  10. World Championships 2017: Bahrain's Rose Chelimo wins marathon gold

    Bahrain's Rose Chelimo wins gold in the women's marathon as American Amy Cragg…

    Bahrain's Rose Chelimo wins gold in the women's marathon as American Amy Cragg…

    Bahrain's Rose Chelimo wins gold in the women's marathon as American Amy Cragg…

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