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Wed May 18, 2011
NPR Story

Bahrain's Government Cracks Down On Dissent

The Persian Gulf kingdom of Bahrain is ruled by a 200-year-old Sunni dynasty. Bahrain's majority Shiite population has been largely excluded from top government jobs and now wants change. Renee Montagne talks to PBS NewsHour reporter Margaret Warner, who's in Bahrain's capital Manama.

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