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7 stories of shocking injustice: Bahrain after the ‘Arab Spring’


Source: Amnesty International, By Ariel Plotkin :

Five years ago, people in Bahrain rose up in protest to demand reform, but were met with violence from security forces. Since then, the authorities have continued to arrest, torture and intimidate people who speak out.

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Saudi Arabia to see its cash reserve to lessen dramatically in less than 5 years, according to CNN


Not even the mighty Middle East can survive cheap oil forever.

If oil stays around $50 a barrel, most countries in the region will run out of cash in five years or less, warned a dire report from the International Monetary Fund end of October. That includes OPEC leader Saudi Arabia as well as Oman and Bahrain.
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