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Monday, July 11, 2011

Bahrain's Pro-Government Press on "Ayatollah Obama"

If you thought the US had been a bit too restrained in its comments on Bahrain's suppression of protests, the pro-government Bahraini media don't think so; instead they're denouncing  "Ayatollah Obama" and the dangers of the staunch US-Iranian-Hizbullah alliance.

It would be amusing if so much were not at stake.

And, via the comments, Part One.

1 comment:

Justin Gengler said...

If you think this media campaign is bad, wait until you see Obama joining in a Shi'i religious procession in Bahrain: