Bahrain orders retrial for hunger striker, others

A Bahraini man looks at an image of jailed hunger striker Abdulhadi al-Khawaja painted on a wall in Barbar, Bahrain, west of the capital of Manama, on Monday, April 30, 2012. A defense lawyer says a Bahrain appeals court has ordered the reexamination of the case of al-Khawaja and more than a dozen others. (AP Photo/Hasan Jamali)A Bahrain court Monday ordered retrials for a prominent hunger striker and 20 others convicted by a military-led tribunal in crackdowns against a 14-month-old uprising in the Gulf kingdom.


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