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Fighting Torture in Bahrain

Wednesday, March 28, 2012

Nada Dhaif, a Bahraini oral surgeon, one of the 20 medical personnel sentenced to prison after treating pro-democracy demonstrators, talks about the appeal of her 15-year sentence and her work on behalf of fellow torture victims.

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Nada Dhaif

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Comments [2]

Tom Rizzo from Ohio

The democracy protest in Bahrain has nothing to do with Iran. It was inspired by events in Tunisia, Egypt and Libya.

Mar. 28 2012 02:49 PM
jgarbuz from Queens

Bahrain is claimed by Iran, and what is happening there is an Iranian attempt to push the US Navy out of the region. It is true that the majority of people are Shia Arabs whereas the rulers are Sunni Arabs. But Iran is using this to get the UN naval base out of the region.

Mar. 28 2012 11:16 AM

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