Hospitals in Bahrain are on high alert and ambulances are being stationed closer to mosques to ensure a rapid response in the event of an emergency, it has emerged.
Staffing is also being stepped up after a spate of terrorist atta
A neighbourhood watch network is being set up in Manama after Islamic State (IS) flyers were posted on the walls of a Shi’ite mosque on June 30.
Flyers featuring the IS flag were stuck to the walls of the Ayn Al Dar Mosque,
Security cameras will be installed at Bahrain’s mosques amid a heightening of security following deadly bombings in Saudi Arabia and Kuwait, it has emerged.
Mosques will also be closed after each prayer session so that caret
Kuwait has detained the driver of the vehicle that took a suicide bomber to a Shi'ite Muslim mosque where he detonated explosives, killing 27 people, state news agency KUNA said on Sunday.
The interior ministry said the driver
A suicide bomber killed 27 people when he blew himself up inside a packed Shi'ite Muslim mosque in Kuwait city during Friday prayers, the health ministry and witnesses said, the first attack of its kind in the major oil-exporting state.
A suicide bomber blew himself up at a Kuwaiti Shi'ite Muslim mosque in Kuwait city during Friday prayers, wounding at least eight people, Kuwaiti newspaper Al-Jarida said on social media.
The newspaper said the attack targeted
A car bomb exploded in Yemen's capital Sanaa on Saturday near the Qiba al-Mahdi mosque used by the Houthi militia, killing two people and wounding six others, witnesses and a security source told Reuters.
On Wednesday the Sunn
Security was stepped up outside several mosques across Bahrain yesterday with police checkpoints set up to ensure the safety of worshippers.
Community police were also stationed at entrances to mosques in Isa Town, Gufool, Naim, R
Women will be stopped from entering mosques in a bid to ensure the safety of worshippers following twin bomb attacks targeting Shi'ite mosques in Saudi Arabia.
Mosques across Bahrain were yesterday (June 1) officially informed
Islamic State claimed responsibility for a bombing that killed four people at a Shi'ite Muslim mosque in eastern Saudi Arabia on Friday, the second attack claimed by the Sunni militant group in a week in the world's top oil-exporting cou