2010 election

2010 election

Bahrain votes amid calls for election boycott

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Bahraini voters are heading to the polls in the country's first parliamentary elections since the Arab Spring, amid calls for a boycott. Shia opposition groups set up protest polling stations to reject the vote. The main opposition group, Al Wefaq claims the parliament would not have enough power and said that voting districts favoured the kingdom's Sunni Muslims. The group won 18 out of 40 parliamentary seats in the 2010 election but pulled out of parliament during a crackdown on largely Shi… READ MORE : http://www.euronews.com/2014/11/22/bahrain-votes-amid-calls-for-election-boycott What are the top stories today? Click to watch: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLSyY1udCyYqBeDOz400FlseNGNqReKkFd euronews: the most watched news channel in Europe Subscribe! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=euronews euronews is available in 14 languages: https://www.youtube.com/user/euronewsnetwork/channels In English: Website: http://www.euronews.com/news Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/euronews Twitter: http://twitter.com/euronews Google+: http://google.com/+euronews VKontakte: http://vk.com/en.euronews