- Apr 13, 2011
- Reaction score
- Political Leaning
Not a Bahraini any longer: the Manama government has revoked the citizenship of 72 people for taking part in protests against Al Khalifa rulers.
The 72 have been convicted of QUOTE harming the interests of the kingdom in demonstrations that started in 2011. Officials say revoking the nationality of the convicts is part of measures to QUOTE fight the danger of terrorist threats. Bahrain is rocked by protests against the long rule of the Al Khalifa dynasty. Manama forces have crushed dissent using force. Scores of people have lost their lives and hundreds injured since protests broke out.
Video @: 72 Bahraini individuals deprived of nationality for taking part in protests
More from the forgotten revolution in Bahrain. The oppressive Barhainain monarchy is now taking the rights of citizenship away from 72 citizens because they dared to speak out against the Saudi and US backed Bahrainian government and monarchy.