New York Times: Bahrain Activist Gets 5-Year Sentence for ‘Insulting’ Tweets

New York Times: Bahrain Activist Gets 5-Year Sentence for ‘Insulting’ Tweets. “A court in Bahrain sentenced a prominent democracy advocate on Wednesday to five years in prison for tweets about abuses in prisons and the Saudi-led war in Yemen, continuing the crackdown that crushed the Arab Spring uprising there seven years ago.”