#StopTheShipment Campaign Gains Widespread Support in its First Week

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: [email protected] Twitter: @bhwatch October 25, 2013 #STOPTHESHIPMENT CAMPAIGN GAINS WIDESPREAD SUPPORT IN FIRST WEEK One week ago today, Bahrain Watch launched a campaign to stop a massive tear gas shipment to Bahrain.  The campaign, called #StopTheShipment (http://stoptheshipment.org/), is based on what is apparently a leaked Bahraini government tender document, soliciting proposals… Read more »

Global Campaign Launched to Stop Tear Gas Shipment to Bahrain

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: [email protected] Twitter: @bhwatch October 18, 2013 GLOBAL CAMPAIGN LAUNCHED TO STOP TEAR GAS SHIPMENT TO BAHRAIN 13,000 E-Mails Sent so far; Embassy Protest in London; Support from Korean Workers Federation   [Manama] . A global campaign has been launched to stop the flow of tear gas to Bahrain, after research and… Read more »

Leaked Document Shows Massive New Tear Gas Shipment Planned for Bahrain

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: [email protected] Twitter: @bhwatch October 16, 2013 LEAKED DOCUMENT SHOWS MASSIVE NEW TEAR GAS SHIPMENT PLANNED FOR BAHRAIN Bahrain Government Apparently Intends to Stockpile More Tear Gas Canisters than People in Country [Manama] Bahrain’s Ministry of Interior is planning to import 1.6 million tear gas canisters and 90,000 tear gas grenades, according… Read more »

Western PR Firms Compete for Fresh Multi-Million Dollar Contract with Bahrain Govt

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: [email protected] Twitter: @bhwatch October 14, 2013 WESTERN PR FIRMS COMPETE FOR FRESH MULTI-MILLION DOLLAR CONTRACT WITH BAHRAIN GOVT Six major British and American public relations firms have made bids of between 1.9 and 25.7 million US dollars to win a new PR contract offered by the Bahraini government, as it seeks… Read more »