IFLB

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IFLBIslamic Front for the Liberation of Bahrain
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Further, the actions of the Modaressi brothers and the Islamic Front for the Liberation of Bahrain appeared to be consistent with the revolutionary regime's own statements denouncing sheikhly rule in the Arab Gulf states and calling for revolutionary uprisings based on the Iranian model.
Abdulhadi Al Khawaja - portrayed as a prisoner of conscience and a real democrat in the article - first came to prominence for his involvement in the Islamic Front for the Liberation of Bahrain. Inspired by the bloody Islamic revolution in Iran, Khawaja and his cronies tried to stage a coup in Bahrain in the early 1980s.
But what do you expect from a country that previously granted political asylum to the man widely reported to be a member of the Iranian-backed Islamic Front for the Liberation of Bahrain - which was allegedly behind a 1981 coup attempt and other acts of sabotage?
"Iranian subversion began in December 1981, when the Tehran-based Islamic Front for the Liberation of Bahrain (IFLB) attempted a high-profile coup," he said.
According to US-based Stratfor Global Intelligence, leaders from the Wafa Islamic Movement, Islamic Action Society, Haq Movement for Liberty and Democracy, Islamic Front for the Liberation of Bahrain and Bahrain Freedom Movement all have long-standing ties with Iran and Iraq.
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