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Bahrainis protest after dissidents jailed

Bahraini Shiite Muslim youths clash with riot police during a demonstration in solidarity with jailed dissidents

Bahrainis protest after dissidents jailed
Bahraini Shiite Muslim youths clash with riot police during a demonstration in solidarity with jailed dissident Abdulhadi Khawaja and human right activists Nabeel Rajab in the village of Daih, west of Manama, on June 11, 2012. Bahraini authorities re-arrested Rajab on June 6, pending a probe into tweets deemed insulting to Sunnis, prosecutors said, nine days after he had been freed. (AFP/Getty Images)
Bahrainis protest after dissidents jailed
Bahraini Shiite Muslim women take part in a demonstration in solidarity with jailed dissident Abdulhadi Khawaja and human right activists Nabeel Rajab in the village of Daih, west of Manama, on June 11, 2012. Bahraini authorities re-arrested Rajab on June 6, pending a probe into tweets deemed insulting to Sunnis, prosecutors said, nine days after he had been freed. (AFP/Getty Images)
Bahrainis protest after dissidents jailed
Bahraini Shiite Muslim women hold a banner reading in Arabic: 'Freedom for Bahrain' during a demonstration in solidarity with jailed dissident Abdel Hadi Khawaja and prominent rights activist Nabeel Rajab in the village of Daih, west of Manama on June 11, 2012. Bahrain re-arrested Rajab on June 6, pending a probe into tweets deemed insulting to Sunnis, prosecutors said, nine days after he had been freed. (AFP/Getty Images)
Bahrainis protest after dissidents jailed
A Bahraini Shiite Muslim holds a poster picturing jailed dissident Abdel Hadi Khawaja (R) and prominent rights activist Nabeel Rajab (L) and reading in Arabic: 'In out hearts', during a demonstration in solidarity with them in the village of Daih, west of Manama on June 11, 2012. Bahrain re-arrested Rajab on June 6, pending a probe into tweets deemed insulting to Sunnis, prosecutors said, nine days after he had been freed. (AFP/Getty Images)
Bahrainis protest after dissidents jailed
Bahraini riot police try to disperse a demonstration in solidarity with jailed dissident Abdulhadi Khawaja and Nabeel Rajab in the Muslim Shiite village of Daih, west of Manama, on June 11, 2012. Bahraini authorities re-arrested Rajab on June 6, pending a probe into tweets deemed insulting to Sunnis, prosecutors said, nine days after he had been freed. (AFP/Getty Images)
Bahrainis protest after dissidents jailed
Bahraini Shiite Muslim youths block a road with burning tyres during a demonstration in solidarity with jailed dissident Abdulhadi Khawaja and human right activists Nabeel Rajab in the village of Daih, west of Manama, on June 11, 2012. Bahraini authorities re-arrested Rajab on June 6, pending a probe into tweets deemed insulting to Sunnis, prosecutors said, nine days after he had been freed. (AFP/Getty Images)
Bahrainis protest after dissidents jailed
Bahraini Shiite Muslim youths carry tyres as they try to block a road during clashes with riot police following a demonstration in solidarity with jailed dissident Abdulhadi Khawaja and human right activists Nabeel Rajab in the village of Daih, west of Manama, on June 11, 2012. Bahraini authorities re-arrested Rajab on June 6, pending a probe into tweets deemed insulting to Sunnis, prosecutors said, nine days after he had been freed. (AFP/Getty Images)
Bahrainis protest after dissidents jailed
A Bahraini Shiite Muslim waves his national flag during a demonstration in solidarity with jailed dissident Abdel Hadi Khawaja and prominent rights activist Nabeel Rajab in the village of Daih, west of Manama on June 11, 2012. Bahrain re-arrested Rajab on June 6, pending a probe into tweets deemed insulting to Sunnis, prosecutors said, nine days after he had been freed. (AFP/Getty Images)
Bahrainis protest after dissidents jailed
A Bahraini Shiite Muslim youth holds a picture of prominent rights activist Nabeel Rajab during a demonstration in his solidarity along with jailed dissident Abdulhadi Khawaja in the village of Daih, west of Manama, on June 11, 2012. Bahraini authorities re-arrested Rajab on June 6, pending a probe into tweets deemed insulting to Sunnis, prosecutors said, nine days after he had been freed. (AFP/Getty Images)
Bahrainis protest after dissidents jailed
A Bahraini Shiite Muslim youth adjusts a red headband for a comrade during a demonstration in solidarity with jailed dissident Abdulhadi Khawaja and prominent rights activist Nabeel Rajab in the village of Daih, west of Manama, on June 11, 2012. Bahraini authorities re-arrested Rajab on June 6, pending a probe into tweets deemed insulting to Sunnis, prosecutors said, nine days after he had been freed. (AFP/Getty Images)