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Bahrain charges four for defamation

Manama, October 18, 2012

Four people accused of defaming His Majesty the King on their Twitter accounts will face an urgent trial before the criminal court, prosecutor Ahmed Bucheeri said last night.

The Public Prosecution interrogated the accused and ordered them to be held in custody for seven days pending trial.

The Interior Ministry Anti-Corruption, Economic and Electronic Security Directorate had reported the four cases to the Public Prosecution. – TradeArabia News Service

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