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Posted on Saturday, February 19, 2011

Opinion: Why the Bahrain Grand Prix has to be cancelled

The full horror of what is going on in Bahrain is now apparent to the wide world. With Tunisia and Egypt having deposed of their leaders, a large swathe of North Africa and the Middle East are being beset by protests, with Bahrain responding angrily to these protestors. Using live bullets has horrified the Western world, especially given the fact that some of these killings are happening in broad daylight. The media are being barred from entering the country and those that are there are […]

Posted on Wednesday, February 16, 2011

Bahrain GP cancellation threat remains

Feb.16 (GMM) A dark cloud is lingering above the 2011 season opener.

Anti-government protesters in Bahrain are clashing violently with police, with next month's grand prix specifically targeted by one group and Bernie Ecclestone admitting "danger".

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