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Bahrain court upholds activists' jail terms

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Bahrain court upholds activists' jail terms

Bahrain court upholds activists' jail terms
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An appeals court in Bahrain has upheld the convictions of 20 activists sentenced for their role in pro-democracy protests.
They were condemned to lengthy jail terms last November for allegedly plotting to overthrow the state.

The group, of which seven are on the run, plan to appeal.