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Bahraini Forces Fire on Demonstrators

  Reports have emerged that Bahraini security forces fired tear gas and rubber bullets to disperse anti-government protesters demonstrating for greater rights. According to witnesses, hundreds of protesters took to the streets of predominantly Shi’ite villages around Manama, but no…

Chilean military in mass call-up

    More than 50,000 18-year-olds have one month to report for service as student protests are blamed for disrupting recruitment Chile has given nearly 57,000 18-year-olds one month to report for potential military duty, saying the government needs to…