15 Apr '12, 3am

Holding Grand Prix in Bahrain Ignores Unrest & Abuses (Video) | Care2 Causes

Holding Grand Prix in Bahrain Ignores Unrest & Abuses (Video) | Care2 Causes

Last week, Formula One boss Bernie Ecclestone announced that a Grand Prix race will be held in Bahrain for a race on April 22. “There’s nothing happening. I know people who live there and it’s all very quiet and peaceful,” he says according to the Guardian . The decision to hold the Grand Prix suggests that, over a year after wide-scale anti-government protests that led to the ruling Al Khalifa family calling in Saudi troops and imposing martial law for months, things are back to normal. It is a “victory” for Bahrain’s government, business community and many others, says the BBC . For pro-democracy activists and human rights organizations, it is a setback. Also last week, Amnesty International released a short briefing describing the continuing human rights crisis in the Gulf island kingdom that makes it clear that Bahrain is anything but “very quiet and peaceful.” Says Am...

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