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  1. News - World - GULF

    Bahrain bans protests in new crackdown

    Posted Nov 01st 2012, 12:00am by THE NEW YORK TIMES

    ... said. It quoted the minister as saying "any illegal rally or gathering would be tackled through legal actions against those calling for it and participants". Bahrain, a Persian Gulf ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1074115/bahrain-bans-protests-new-crackdown
  2. News - World - GULF

    Iranian fighters fired on US drone in Gulf, says Pentagon

    Posted Nov 09th 2012, 04:10am by Agence France-Presse in Washington

    ... Agence France-Presse in Washington Iranian fighter jets fired on an unarmed US drone in the Gulf last week and missed, the Pentagon said Thursday, warning that the United States stood ... international waters over the Arabian Gulf consistent with longstanding practice and our commitment to the security of the region,” he said. In a warning to Tehran the Pentagon spokesman said the United ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1078320/iranian-fighters-fired-us-drone-gulf-says-pentagon
  3. News - World - GULF

    Kuwait security forces use tear gas against opposition supporters at rally

    Posted Nov 06th 2012, 12:00am by Reuters in Kuwait City

    ... statements," said an activist who declined to be named. The Kuwait stock index fell to its lowest level since July 2004 on Sunday. Kuwait has one of the most open political systems in the Gulf ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1075575/kuwait-security-forces-use-tear-gas-against-opposition-supporters-rally
  4. News - World - GULF

    Kuwait elects new parliament on low voter turnout

    Posted Dec 02nd 2012, 04:06pm by Reuters in Kuwait

    ... on low turnoutKuwait, a US ally, has the most open political system among the Gulf Arab states with a parliament that has legislative powers and the ability to scrutinise ministers. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1095686/kuwait-elects-new-parliament-low-voter-turnout

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