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Terrified of 'eradication' in Bahrain hospital


Police and soldiers have cleared protesters from Bahrain's Pearl Square, as the government launches a crackdown on pro-democracy groups.

One woman, who says she is hiding in Salmaniya Hospital as government forces clear the area, describes her fear that protesters are being "eradicated".

The BBC has no way of verifying her claims.

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