The Bullies Who Rule Bahrain

For more on the crackdown in Bahrain, see today’s coverage from Global Voices.

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FYI: Last year, the Kingdom of Bahrain became one of 15 nations where the new Arabic edition of National Geographic is available. Yes, the government bullies its own people, but at least the powers that be care deeply about cheetahs.

CELEBRATING NGM's NEW ARABIC EDITION (from left) Editor of National Geographic Chris Johns, Executive Vice President of National Geographic Terence Adamson, Emirati Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research Sheikh Nahayan bin Mubarak al-Nahayan, Editor of National Geographic Al-Arabiya Mohammed al-Hammadi (Photo: AFP)

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