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Thousands of protesters march to Bahrain capital

Thousands poured into Manama city center after a man was killed in clashes between police and mourners

Thousands of protesters march to Bahrain capital
Bahraini women protesters sit in front of graffiti in Pearl Square (roundabout) in the capital Manama, early on February 16, 2011, following yesterday's protests by thousands of mainly Shiite Muslims demanding change in the government. (AFP/Getty Images)
Thousands of protesters march to Bahrain capital
Bahraini women protesters sit in front of graffiti in Pearl Square (roundabout) in the capital Manama, early on February 16, 2011, following yesterday's protests by thousands of mainly Shiite Muslims demanding change in the government. (AFP/Getty Images)
Thousands of protesters march to Bahrain capital
Bahraini protesters enjoy an early morning smoke as they sit in Pearl Square (roundabout) in the capital Manama, on February 16, 2011, following yesterday's protests by thousands of mainly Shiite Muslims demanding change in the government. (AFP/Getty Images)
Thousands of protesters march to Bahrain capital
Bahrainis gathered at Pearl Square (roundabout) waiting to receive a cup of tea to keep warm from the early morning chill in the capital Manama, on February 16, 2011, following yesterday's protests by thousands of mainly Shiite Muslims demanding change in the ruling government. (AFP/Getty Images)
Thousands of protesters march to Bahrain capital
A Bahraini man carries a crate of drinks for protesters who spent the night in Pearl Square (roundabout) in the capital Manama, early on February 16, 2011, following yesterday's protests by thousands of mainly Shiite Muslims demanding change in the government. (AFP/Getty Images)
Thousands of protesters march to Bahrain capital
A Bahraini boy sits next to resting relatives after spending the night in Bahrain's Pearl Square (roundabout) in the capital Manama, on February 16, 2011, following yesterday's protests by thousands of mainly Shiite Muslims demanding change in the ruling government. (AFP/Getty Images)
Thousands of protesters march to Bahrain capital
Bahraini protesters read a local broadsheet as they sit in Pearl Square (roundabout) after spending the night in the capital Manama, on February 16, 2011, following yesterday's protests by thousands of mainly Shiite Muslims demanding change in the government. (AFP/Getty Images)
Thousands of protesters march to Bahrain capital
Bahrainis wave their national flag and hold up a banner calling for 'the fall of the government' at Bahrain's Pearl roundabout in the capital Manama on February 15, 2011 (Getty Images)
Thousands of protesters march to Bahrain capital
Thousands of anti-government protesters gather at Bahrain's Pearl roundabout in the capital Manama (Getty Images)
Thousands of protesters march to Bahrain capital
Bahrainis hold up a shoe as thousands of anti-government protesters gather at Bahrain's Pearl roundabout in the capital Manama (Getty Images)
Thousands of protesters march to Bahrain capital
Bahrainis wave their national flag at Bahrain's Pearl roundabout in the capital (Getty Images)
Thousands of protesters march to Bahrain capital
Mushaima, the 22-year-old man being buried on Tuesday, was killed on Monday in clashes in Daih village (Getty Images)
Thousands of protesters march to Bahrain capital
Thousands of Bahraini Shiite anti-government protesters attend the funeral of a comrade who died a day earlier from his wounds following clashes with police (Getty Images)
Thousands of protesters march to Bahrain capital
A Bahraini Shiite woman mourns as she attends the funeral of an anti-government protester who died a day earlier from his wounds following clashes with police (Getty Images)
Thousands of protesters march to Bahrain capital
Thousands of Bahraini Shiite anti-government protesters gather in capital Manama, on February 15, 2011 (Getty Images)
Thousands of protesters march to Bahrain capital
Thousands of Bahraini Shiite anti-government protesters attend the funeral of a comrade who died a from his wounds following clashes with police (Getty Images)
Thousands of protesters march to Bahrain capital
A Bahraini Shiite anti-government protester holds a signs that reads in Arabic 'we came in peace and they met us with blood' (Getty Images)
Thousands of protesters march to Bahrain capital
Thousands of Bahraini Shiite anti-government protesters attend the funeral of a comrade who died from his wounds following clashes with police (Getty Images)
Thousands of protesters march to Bahrain capital
A Bahraini Shiite woman holds a paper with the word 'peaceful' as she takes part in an anti-government protest in the town of Jidhafs (Getty Images)
Thousands of protesters march to Bahrain capital
Bahraini Shiites hold an anti-government protest in the town of Jidhafs (Getty Images)