Mideast Bahrain

December 10, 2012 - 2:33 AM
A Bahraini youth wrapped with a national flag takes pictures of Bahraini anti-government protesters during a gathering Friday, Dec. 7, 2012, in Manama, Bahrain. Thousands shouted "down with the government" during the gathering, called by several opposition societies to demand freedom for political prisoners and democracy in the Gulf island kingdom. (AP Photo/Hasan Jamali)