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News Bahrain » Sitra: Clashes mark anniversary of Bahrain's 2011 uprising

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Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

leader of Bahrain Freedom Movement, told Al Jazeera. Shehabi said protests have been reported on Tuesday evening and Wednesday morning in at least five neighbourhoods, mostly outside of the capital Manama, including in Diraz, Sitra and Huwaidrat. "

News Bahrain » Sitra: Thousands Mark Bahrain Sports Day

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Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

“Bahrain Sports Day reflects the government’s drive to improve ... participated in a 2km walk at the company’s premises in the North Sitra Industrial Area. Similar activities were also organised at Bahraini embassies abroad.

News Bahrain » Sitra: Muharraq drawn against Samaheej

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Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

and Isa Town facing Sitra. Al Ahli have a bye and are directly in the quarter-finals, where they will face off with the winner of the Muharraq and Samaheej clash. On the other side of the bracket, Manama take on Bahrain Club in the first stage, while Riffa ...

News Bahrain » Sitra: Bahrain Pack unveils big expansion plans

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Publication date: uesday 06 February 2018

Set up in 1993, Bahrain Pack has since its founding built a reputation for customising packaging solutions for customer needs. Its manufacturing facility located in Sitra Industrial Area is well-equipped to manufacture all types of printed and non-printed ...

News Bahrain » Sitra: Technip lands $4.2bn Bahrain refinery contract

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Publication date: Sunday 03 December 2017

A consortium led by France-US petroleum services group TechnipFMC has secured a $4.2 billion (3.5 billion euro) contract to extend capacity at Bahrain's Sitra refinery, the company said Monday. The contract, awarded by Bahrain Petroleum Company (Bapco ...

News Bahrain » Sitra: Protests erupt over British decision to open military base in Bahrain

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Publication date: Sunday 07 December 2014

Hundreds of protesters were filmed marching through the town of Sitra, a Shia opposition stronghold, calling for the removal of the British ambassador, Iain Lindsay, after the decision was announced. Activists said Bahrain’s decision to largely fund the ...

News Bahrain » Sitra: Wired News – TechnipFMC Awarded BAPCO Sitra Refinery Expansion Project in Bahrain

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Publication date: uesday 05 December 2017

symbol=FTI About the BAPCO Modernization Program (BMP) At present, the Sitra oil refinery, which is Bahrain's only oil refinery, has a processing capacity of 267,000 barrels per day (bpd). The BMP targets to increase its capacity to 360,000 bpd by adding ...

News Bahrain » Sitra: Sitra Bomb Blast: Explosion Near Bahrain’s Capital Kills 2 Police Officers, Interior Ministry Says

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Publication date: onday 27 July 2015

A bomb blast in Bahrain left two on-duty police officers dead and injured five others, the interior ministry said Tuesday. The attack occurred in Sitra, an island located about 6 miles from Bahrain’s capital Manama. The wounded officers were rushed to a ...

News Bahrain » Sitra: Bahrain police attacked in Sitra and Janabiya

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Publication date: Sunday 07 July 2013

A bomb exploded at the police station in Sitra, killing one officer, while three police were injured in a petrol bomb attack in Janabiya. More than 60 people have died since pro-democracy protests broke out in the island kingdom in February 2011.

News Bahrain » Sitra: In Rubble-Strewn Sitra, Faces of the Young Foretell a Grim Future for Bahrain

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Publication date: Saturday 30 August 2014

SITRA, Bahrain — Sometimes a name suggests a condition. There was Beirut a generation ago, Baghdad more recently. In Bahrain, a Persian Gulf state so polarized that truth itself is a matter of interpretation, it is Sitra. Here, the faces of young men ...