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Where’s the sit-in heading?

Calls for a million-strong protest on 8 July were being made since the beginning of June. Those behind the initial appeal, mostly liberal and secular groups, aimed to demand a new constitution before parliamentary elections.
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#Bahrain: 46 doctors nurses and other health professions still in detention or facing trial

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Bahrain Students Feel Regime’s Wrath

Bahrain Students Feel Regime’s Wrath | From Tahrir Square | Scoop.it
"The way the authorities in Bahrain are responding to the protests that have crippled this island kingdom since February 14, 2011 shows they are not short of means to suppress demands for more rights and freedom." Tweet #VivaBahrain! or simply #Bahrain
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Bahrain dialogue is a monologue

Bahrain dialogue is a monologue | From Tahrir Square | Scoop.it
Mohammad Ali Mohtadi: "Al Wafaq withdrew from Bahrain’s national reconciliation talks for several reasons. First, the leaders of the party felt that the talks are not serious in nature and the government is not looking for reform but is trying to put on a show." Tweet #VivaBahrain! or simply #Bahrain
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Middle East: Regional Power Play Becomes More Complex

Middle East: Regional Power Play Becomes More Complex | From Tahrir Square | Scoop.it
"The Middle East has always been the arena for power play of global powers and continues to be so. This was analysed in my paper on the subject (Paper No. 4336 dated15 February 2011). However within that overall game and as a crucial sub-text is the emergence of complex power games of the regional powers of the Middle East." A must-read. Although biased. Pro-West.
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Bahrainis stage fresh anti-govt. rallies

Bahrainis stage fresh anti-govt. rallies | From Tahrir Square | Scoop.it
Hundreds of anti-government protesters have staged fresh rallies across Bahrain. Tweet #VivaBahrain! or simply #Bahrain
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Yemeni protesters demand regime change

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"Once again, Protesters have rallied across Yemen to condemn to condemn what they call the regimes criminal assaults in Taiz, Arhab and Abyan." (Video)
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International Commission in Bahrain to Investigate Army Torture

International Commission in Bahrain to Investigate Army Torture | From Tahrir Square | Scoop.it
"A war crimes expert is to head international commission to investigate police and military violations in Bahrain's mass protests erupting in February." Tweet #VivaBahrain! or simply #Bahrain
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Proposal to Expand Powers of Bahrain Parliament: 'Lies'

Proposal to Expand Powers of Bahrain Parliament: 'Lies' | From Tahrir Square | Scoop.it
"The dialogue is clearly theatre, the goal of which was to market a particular dish ... What came out of the official media on the dialogue exposes lies and deceit," Wefaq official Sayed Hadi al-Mousawi said.
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A call to the Bahraini government to release Captin Salah Alshayeb

A call to the Bahraini government to release Captin Salah Alshayeb | From Tahrir Square | Scoop.it
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Norway Attacks Expose U.S. Media’s Double Standard on "Terrorism"

Norway Attacks Expose U.S. Media’s Double Standard on "Terrorism" | From Tahrir Square | Scoop.it
Democracy now!
Amy Goodman interviews Glenn Greenwald
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Muslim Brotherhood's political party will not run for presidency

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Syria allows political parties — RT

Syria allows political parties — RT | From Tahrir Square | Scoop.it
Syria's government has approved a law that allows for the formation of political parties other than President's Bashar Assad's ruling Baath party. Opposition movements were banned when the Baathists came to power in 1963.
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Women US senators press Saudi king on driving ban

Women US senators press Saudi king on driving ban | From Tahrir Square | Scoop.it
"WASHINGTON — Fourteen US women senators pressed Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah in a letter Tuesday to lift his country's unique ban on women drivers, calling it a big step forward on human rights."
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Bahraini American Delegation Meet Congress to Discuss Crackdown

Bahraini American Delegation Meet Congress to Discuss Crackdown | From Tahrir Square | Scoop.it
"WASHINGTON, July 26, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Americans for Democracy and Human Rights in Bahrain, ADHRB, is leading a delegation of Bahraini Americans to Washington DC to meet members of Congress and staffers on the hill to discuss the deteriorating political developments and gross Human Rights violations that are taking place in Bahrain." Tweet #VivaBahrain! or simply #Bahrain
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Murdoch’s Empire Set To Gain Traction In The Middle East - PSFK

Murdoch’s Empire Set To Gain Traction In The Middle East - PSFK | From Tahrir Square | Scoop.it
What are the cultural and business implications of Murdoch's Sky News Arabia?
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Tunisia extends state of emergency

Tunisia extends state of emergency | From Tahrir Square | Scoop.it
Tunisian interim president has indefinitely extended the state of emergency.
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Sayyed Nasrallah: "Resistance Stronger than Ever… Lebanon Will Protect Oil Wealth"

Sayyed Nasrallah: "Resistance Stronger than Ever… Lebanon Will Protect Oil Wealth" | From Tahrir Square | Scoop.it

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Bahraini people haven’t lost hope

Bahraini people haven’t lost hope | From Tahrir Square | Scoop.it
"When the tyrants of the world speak about false liberty and fake equality, they are greeted with claps and cheers. But when the oppressed and subjugated speak about liberty and equality, they are greeted with batons and bullets."
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Enemies Seeking to Stir Sunni-Shiite Strife to Stop Regional Revolutions

Enemies Seeking to Stir Sunni-Shiite Strife to Stop Regional Revolutions | From Tahrir Square | Scoop.it
Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani strongly condemned the attempts made by the western countries to prevent the spread of the current uprisings and revolutions to the other regional states, and cautioned that enemies are seeking to sow discord between the Shiite and Sunni Muslims to the same end.
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9/11: Who Really Benefited?

9/11: Who Really Benefited? | From Tahrir Square | Scoop.it
Global Research: "We bring to the attention of our readers this provocative review of the strategic and corporate interests behind 9/11 including Wall Street, the Texas oil companies and the defense contractors.
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