People have staged demonstrations outside the Bahraini embassy in Iraq to protest the Manama regime’s raid on the home of prominent Shia cleric Sheikh Isa Qassim, Press TV reported.
The protest took place, on Wednesday in the Iraqi capital Baghdad a day after Bahraini forces raided on Sheikh Qassim’s home in the northwestern village of Diraz, causing the death of at least six people and the injury of dozens more.
Sheikh Qassim’s fate still remains unknown.
The soldiers fired birdshot and teargas and detained 286 of the demonstrators. Reports said 19 policemen were also injured in the clashes.
Meanwhile, Bahrain’s Interior Ministry has announced that it will forcefully confront any manner of protest.
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