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Bahrain: Dozens Injured As Troops Open Fire After Thousands Attend Funerals Of Killed Protesters | World News | Sky News

Eyewitnesses reported seeing army units shooting above the protesters and then at them, as they attempted to drive them back from security cordons near Pearl Square.

Around 35 people are injured, according to Sky sources.

It comes after thousands of people attended the funerals of four people killed in recent unrest, chanting slogans and calling for change.

There had been fears that the gatherings would spark further violent clashes.

Any idiot can face a crisis - it's day to day living that wears you out.
by ceebs (ceebs (at) eurotrib (dot) com) on Fri Feb 18th, 2011 at 01:53:21 PM EST
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