Clashes erupt as crackdown on Shia intensifies in Bahrain

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Shiite protesters rained Molotov cocktails down on security force vehicles in the Bahraini village of Nuwaidrat, Sunday. Clashes between protesters and police broke out in the island kingdom in the wake of a renewed crackdown on the Shiite population, with a top Shiite cleric recently stripped of his citizenship.

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