Bahrain protests precede Formula One race

Youth opposition group claims responsibility for blowing up a car in capital Manama.

    A youth opposition group in Bahrain has admitted to blowing up a car in the capital, Manama, on Sunday night.

    Police had blamed the act on a "terrorist group".

    There has been a week of protests in the kingdom ahead of the country's Formula One Grand Prix from April 19 to 21.

    Al Jazeera's Charlie Angela reports.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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