Unauthorized protests in Bahrain March 2017

The U.K. government has posted a notice for the following unauthorized protests:

  • March 9: Protest in Aali: begin 19:45; Protest in Bilad Al Qadeem: begin at 20:15

  • March 10: Protests in a number of villages. Times have not been announced, but will most likely occur after Friday prayers. Protest in Karranah: begin at 16:00.

  • March 13-14: Some calls for strikes and unauthorized protests beginning March 13 at 20:00 through to March 14 in some villages across the island.

Advice For Travellers

Demonstrations and protests occur regularly. Traffic is sometimes disrupted. Because protesters at times burn tires, throw Molotov cocktails or use improvised explosive devices, clashes do occur between protesters and the police and security forces.

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