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Bahrain / Arms and Human Rights / A Discussion #1003570

CNN Evening News for Monday, Sep 26, 2011
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) How Bahrain is using weapons gotten from the US against protesters noted; video from last February shown; June 7 White House statement about Bahrain quoted; details given about government repression and torture and future US weapons sales to Bahrain. [September 21, President OBAMA - talks about accountability for Bahrain.] YouTube video of a Bahraini government SUV firing something into a house shown.

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with CNN's Fran Townsend about US relations with Bahrain; inset video shown. [Via phone, TOWNSEND - says the US government makes large-scale conditions-based arms sales to countries cited for human rights violations.]

Cooper, Anderson

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