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Photo Gallery: Grief and Hope in Bahrain

Flashpoint in the Gulf Tiny Bahrain Poses Big Headache for the West

The Arab revolution has reached the tiny Gulf state of Bahrain, where Sunni rulers control a majority Shiite population. Western nations are following the protests with concern: If the unrest spreads to the Shiite minority in neighboring Saudi Arabia, it could affect the world's most important oil-producing region.
Translated from the German by Christopher Sultan