Recap of the Original “Day of Rage” in Bahrain

These two articles from the Financial Times here and here provide a great recap of the first protests in Bahrain and the economic concerns facing the country. The “Day of Rage” started the protests in Bahrain that have simmered throughout the year and have since been rekindled by the issuance of the BICI report. The “Day of Rage” in Bahrain brought about a harsh crackdown from the regime, which brought in foreign troops and destroyed the Pearl Roundabout in an attempt to quell the protests.


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