Bahrain opposition stages major rally

Tens of thousands of people marched through Bahraini capital, Manama, in solidarity with an arrested politician.

    Tens of thousands of people have marched through the Bahraini capital in solidarity with an arrested politician.

    Khalil al-Marzooq is being held on suspicion of inciting violence.

    Friday's demonstration followed hours of scuffles between police and protesters in Shia villages outside Manama.

    Al Jazeera's Dominic Kane reports.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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