The associated press have confirmed a Bahrein police officer has been killed in an attack, by a militant Muslim Group. The group who goes by the name the ashtar brigade has previously claimed responsibility for a number of attack in the UAE regionn including bombings.
Bahrain’s Interior Ministry said Sunday that 1st Lt. Hisham Hassan Mohammed al-Hamadi was killed in what it described as a “terrorist act.”
The attack comes as tension rises between Shiite and Sunni Muslims. The UAE is ruled by Sunni rule, whilse Shiite Muslims who make up the majority of the population have called for greater rights in the region. Leading to secterian violence between the two factions.