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Bahrain: the crisis of monarchy

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by Christopher Davidson
ECIA Fellow
on OpenDemocracy - 25 Jul 2011

According to Davidson the ruling family’s brutal and misjudged response to Bahrain’s protest movement is undermining its own legitimacy. In this article the author explains the features of the protest, the regime’s response and the international context.