Sunday, July 5, 2020

King ratifies law to fight terrorism

Bahrain

His Majesty King Hamad

MANAMA: A new law to protect Bahrain from terrorist acts was ratified yesterday by His Majesty King Hamad. From now on, a prison sentence not exceeding five years and a fine of no less than BD2,000 and no more than BD5,000 will be the penalty for anyone who promotes, extols, glorifies, justifies, admires or encourages acts of terrorism punishable by law in Bahrain or abroad .