September 23, 2019

Saudi Arabia troops enter Bahrain

More than 1000 Saudi troops have entered Bahrain following growing protests against the government and its ruling family. A convoy of over 150 armoured personnel carriers and other vehicles moved across the border to take up positions guarding key installations and buildings. The United Arab … [Read more...]

Red Bulls Mark Webber doubts Bahrain F1 should go ahead

Red Bull's Mark Webber said that he doubts the season opening Formula 1 Grand Prix in Bahrain should go ahead on 13 March. Speaking about the continuing unrest, Webber said "It's probably not the best time to go there for a sporting event. They have bigger things, bigger priorities. When you hear … [Read more...]

Bahrain protest numbers increasing

Thousands of protesters are occupying Pearl Square at the centre of the Bahrain capital of Manama. There have been three days of anti-government rallies with a core of protesters camped overnight and their numbers swelling during the day. After initial clashes with security forces that left … [Read more...]