Advertisement
YOU ARE HERE: LAT HomeCollectionsUnited States Military Bases Bahrain
IN THE NEWS

United States Military Bases Bahrain

FEATURED ARTICLES
NEWS
May 13, 1996 | JOHN DANISZEWSKI, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Just outside the U.S. 5th Fleet headquarters in this Persian Gulf oil emirate, teenagers throwing rocks recently clashed with police armed with tear gas and rubber bullets. The disturbances and police roundups lasted for days. But throughout it all, not one brick was hurled in the direction of the American base. That is among the incongruities in this small but strategic country. It has been shaken by 17 months of anti-government protests led by militant Islamic clerics.
ARTICLES BY DATE
NEWS
May 13, 1996 | JOHN DANISZEWSKI, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Just outside the U.S. 5th Fleet headquarters in this Persian Gulf oil emirate, teenagers throwing rocks recently clashed with police armed with tear gas and rubber bullets. The disturbances and police roundups lasted for days. But throughout it all, not one brick was hurled in the direction of the American base. That is among the incongruities in this small but strategic country. It has been shaken by 17 months of anti-government protests led by militant Islamic clerics.
Los Angeles Times Articles
|