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William Hague calls for 'peaceful action' in Bahrain

The UK has expressed its concern over the violence which has taken place in Bahrain, the foreign secretary says.

William Hague told the Commons he had stressed the need for peaceful action in dealing with the protesters.

Security forces in the country dispersed thousands of anti-government protesters at Pearl Square in the centre of the capital, Manama.

  • 17 Feb 2011
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