Mideast Bahrain

A Bahraini anti-government protester stands Friday, April 20, 2012, in front of a damaged promotional sign for the Formula One Bahrain Grand Prix during a mass rally just outside Manama, Bahrain. Tens of thousands of anti-government protesters flooded a major highway in Bahrain demanding a halt to the Formula One race on its first day of practice runs, as the Gulf kingdom's crown prince vowed the country's premier prestige sporting event would go ahead. (AP Photo/Hasan Jamali)