Rights groups condemn Bahrain violence

Family shares story of father who was killed after driving past unofficial checkpoint.



    Human rights activists have condemned military aggression towards anti-government protesters demanding political change in the Gulf kingdom of Bahrain.

    Al Jazeera has spoken to the family of a father who was killed after driving past an unofficial checkpoint in the country during the unrest.

    Our correspondent, who we are not naming for safety reasons, has this report.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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