“Early on today, there was a funeral1 for the first of the victims. . . . The funeral drew the crowd of — I estimate — as many as 10,000 people, the largest mass gathering we’ve had here in Bahrain for quite some time.”
1 The Funeral of Martyr Ali Abdulhadi Mushaima:
This video was released by Al Jazeera on 15 February 2011. Cf. As’ad AbuKhalil, “US Is Freaking Out over Bahrain” (Angry Arab News Service, 15 February 2011).