Saturday, April 30, 2011
Saudi-backed Bahraini forces have deployed tanks and armored vehicles in Diraz, shortly after attacking a peaceful protest march in the western village of Karzakan.
Witnesses say regime forces fired live bullets and tear gas at anti-government protesters and that army helicopters have been flying over protesters in Karzakan on Friday. There were no immediate reports of casualties or arrests.
Also on Friday, the regime forces besieged the northwestern village of Diraz with tanks and heavy military vehicles.'
Posted by DotConnector at 06:48