Sheikh Ali Salman, leader of the main Shiite opposition group Al-Wefaq. Photo: AP

Bahrain opposition leader cleared of spying for Qatar, having been behind bars since 2014

The charges were laid after Bahrain and its Gulf allies cut ties with Qatar last June over allegations the emirate supported Islamist extremist groups and was too close to Iran

Topic |   Qatar diplomatic crisis

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Sheikh Ali Salman, leader of the main Shiite opposition group Al-Wefaq. Photo: AP
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