Bahrain’s opposition has been given five weeks to decide whether it will continue participating in the National Dialogue or withdraw from the talks.
The remaining participants from the government, National Coalition (Sunni c
Opposition groups in Bahrain say they will continue to boycott the National Dialogue initiative - despite one of their top leader's release from prison, a report said.
The talks are due to resume at the Isa Cultural Centre in
Bahrain’s National Dialogue will resume today (August 28) with opposition groups planning to submit a list of six pre-conditions for continuing with talks, a report said.
The news has prompted concerns that the six political
Backing for Bahrain's leading opposition group has dropped significantly, said a report highlighting that dynamics of local politics has shifted rapidly and unexpectedly.
"We feel deceived. Al Wefaq National Islamic Socie
Bahrain will never combat terrorism with terrorism - and totally rejects killings and torture, said a senior government official, dismissing claims that top police officials had tortured inmates in custody during last year's unrest.
Efforts are underway for a dialogue with opposition group Al Wefaq, Minister of State for Information Affairs Samira Rajab said.
She told CNNArabic that attempts are underway to surmount obstacles and deal with unfeasible conditions to pav
Groups close to opposition society Al Wefaq provoked an attack on the headquarters of an independent commission investigating unrest in Bahrain, said a report.
Bahrain Independent Commission of Inquiry (BICI) chairman Professor Mahmoud Che
Bahrain will go to polls today in the second round of parliamentary by-election to fill 18 seats vacated by MPs belonging to opposition group Al Wefaq in February.
Voting will be held for nine seats where no candidate received 50 per cent
An opposition group said it was still 'undecided' if it will take part in the National Dialogue session today.
The four Al Wefaq National Islamic Society members taking part in the Dialogue have submitted their reservation on atten
An opposition group has threatened to pull out of Bahrain's National Dialogue after storming out of last night's (July 12) sessions.
Members of Al Wefaq National Islamic Society walked out following a war of words with outspoken MP Jassim