03/16/2011

Video: Bahrain cops hit anti-government protester with gas gun

Bahrain’s Shiite majority have been leading anti-government protests against the country’s Sunni royal family

By PoliceOne Staff

MANAMA, Bahrain — For the past month, Bahrain’s Shiite majority have been leading anti-government protests against the country’s Sunni royal family. At least six people were killed Wednesday as soldiers and police officers faced off against the protesters in Bahrain.

The video below of a man being hit by police with a gas gun was taken during those protests. 

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