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  • Bahrain suspends independent news outlet
  • Bahrain suspends independent news outlet "Al-Wasat", further restricting press freedom

    Editor Mansoor al-Jamri described the sudden closure as a "total surprise" and said that the newspaper was denied due process. The Government of Bahrain has reportedly failed to provide Al-Wasat with any means of recourse, leaving it without a clear understanding of how to proceed in the face of its indeterminate suspension.

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