News Round Up 12/24/2012

Posted by Andrew |

  • "BAHRAIN, one of America’s more repressive allies, tries to keep many journalists and human rights monitors out. I recently tried to slip in anyway. The jig was up at the Bahrain airport when an immigration officer typed my name into his computer and then snapped to attention. “Go back over there and sit down,” he said, looking at me in horror and keeping my passport. “We’ll call you.”"

    tags: kristof nyt bahrain repression revolution revolt gcc

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