Bahrain says foils plans for attack by Iran-linked terrorist group

Reuters News
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Posted: Nov 04, 2015 12:32 PM

DUBAI (Reuters) - Bahrain's interior ministry said on Wednesday it had arrested 47 members of a "terrorist group" which it said had links to "terrorist elements in Iran".

The statement on Bahrain's state news agency said the interior ministry had foiled plans by the group to "commit terrorist acts in coming days".

(Reporting by Hadeel Al Sayegh and Ali Abdelatty; Writing by Yara Bayoumy; Editing by Gareth Jones)