Policeman Killed in Terror Attack in Bahrain

Manama, Bahraini Ministry of Interior announced that armed men have attacked a prison in Bahrain where inmates convicted over anti-government protests are held, killing one policeman and allowing an unknown number prisoners to escape.

An armed attack on the Jau reform and rehabilitation centre resulted in the death of policeman Abdul Salam Saif and the escape of a number of inmates convicted of terrorist crimes,” the ministry said according to Bahrain news agency (BNA).

Security forces launched a manhunt for the attackers and the escapees, the interior ministry said.

Source: Qatar News Agency