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Revealed: America’s Arms Sales To Bahrain Amid Bloody Crackdown

By Justin Elliott. This article was first published on ProPublica. A Bahraini Shiite protester is detained by riot police during a demonstration in September 2012. The U.S. has long sold military equipment to the small Mideast nation’s government. (Mohammed Al-Shaikh/AFP/GettyImages) Despite Bahrain’s bloody crackdown on pro-democracy protesters, the U.S. has continued to provide weapons and […]