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Bahrain convicts 138 of terrorism in mass trial

Bahrain convicts 138 of terrorism in mass trial

April 19, 2019 » Today News »

 Affected Countries: bahrain;

The Bahraini authorities have convicted 138 people of terrorism and for ”plotting to form a terrorist group with links to Iran’s Revolutionary Guards”, Al Arabiya reported. ”The Public Prosecutor’s Office received a report from the General Directorate of Criminal Investigation about the formation of a terrorist cell inside the Kingdom of Bahrain by Iranian regime leaders who issued orders to elements of the Iranian Revolutionary Guards to provide logistical support to terrorists to form a group called the Bahraini Hezbollah,” a statement from the public prosecution read.

The sentences for having taken part in a terrorist group with links to Iran’s Revolutionary Guards included the revocation of Bahraini citizenship and from three years in jail to life sentences.

Source: Ansamed

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