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Little optimism over promised Bahrain reforms
Opposition leaders say the king's proposed constitutional changes will do little to satisfy anti-government protesters.
Last updated: 16 Jan 2012 03:46 GMT
Bahraini king proposes constitutional reforms
Modest restrictions offered on ruler's ability to dissolve parliament and appoint members to the Shura Council.
Last updated: 15 Jan 2012 12:08 GMT
Bahrain calls for UN recognition of Palestine
King's speech to UN also outlines domestic reform program he claims focuses on "the supreme interests of the people".
Last updated: 22 Sep 2011 19:17 GMT
Bahrain frees two former opposition MPs
Move comes amid pro-reform gestures that state-appointed investigator says could lead to release of 150 more detainees.
Last updated: 07 Aug 2011 21:38 GMT
Bahrain arrests opposition politicians
Two prominent members of the Al Wefaq party held after one of them criticised the government publically.
Last updated: 02 May 2011 22:50 GMT
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