Bahrain says it's severing ties with Saudi Arabia

January 4, 2016 11:16 AM

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Bahrain said it is severing diplomatic ties with Iran on Monday, the day after Saudi Arabia announced it was also cutting times with that country.

Bahrain has accused Iran of being behind low-level insurgency that has been running since 2011 protests against its Sunni rulers by the majority Shiite population.

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