Bahrain's Justice Ministry ends action against Waad opposition

November 9, 2014 1:34 PM

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ABU DHABI (Reuters) - Bahrain has dropped a case filed four months ago to suspend the activities of an opposition political group, the state news agency BNA said on Sunday, in a move that could ease tensions ahead of general elections.

The Justice Ministry in July asked a court to suspend the National Democratic Action Society, known as Waad, and two other groups, including the main opposition group Al Wefaq, for three months.

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