Saudi Cables in Relation to Bahrain

Wikileaks released about 500,000 top secret documents from the Saudi government that consists correspondence between the country’s official bodies and other governments around the world.

Several of these relate directly to the Bahraini popular uprising in 2011, when people took the streets calling for democratic reforms and improvement of living conditions. The leaked documents show the Saudi government’s interference in Bahrain’s internal affairs and obsession with the uprising’s media coverage.

As an editor of Global Voices Check Desk, I am tracking these documents and posting them on a story that is constantly updated as we go through more documents.

Check it out: http://globalvoices.checkdesk.org/en/story/1909

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