April 3, 2012
Bahrain's Best Friend in Washington
Justin Elliott, ProPublica
Last year, as the government of Bahrain violently suppressed  an Arab Spring protest movement, an unlikely champion of the small Gulf nation emerged on Capitol Hill in Washington: Democratic Rep. Eni Faleomavaega, the delegate from American Samoa.
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