Ter­ror­ist group sus­pects ar­rested in Bahrain:

The Washington Post Sunday - - THE WORLD -

Bahrain said Satur­day that it has ar­rested 25 sus­pected mem­bers of a ter­ror­ist group al­legedly backed by Iran in the is­land na­tion, which is home to the U.S. Navy’s 5th Fleet. Iran’s gov­ern­ment had no im­me­di­ate com­ment. Sun­nir­uled Bahrain, like other Per­sian Gulf Arab na­tions, re­mains sus­pi­cious of Shi­ite Iran. Bahrain linked the group to sev­eral at­tacks, in­clud­ing a Jan­uary pri­son break. It said with­out elab­o­rat­ing that the group’s leader was in Ger­many.

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