Tear gas fired at Bahrain protesters during Monday's protests
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Man shot during funeral in Bahrain after protests

A man has been shot dead in Bahrain as crowds gathered for the funeral of a person killed yesterday during protests against the government.

Reports say the man died when security forces opened fire with tear gas and birdshot as mourners assembled in a hospital parking area.

The BBC's Philip Hampsheir filed this report from Dubai on the rising tensions in Bahrain.

  • 15 Feb 2011