Bahrain has followed Saudi Arabia in halting all air services with Iran. The move follows the execution of a Shia cleric, Sheikh Nimr Al-Nimr in Saudia Arabia. Rioting protestors in the Iranian capital Tehran set fire to the Saudi embassy, which led to the latter country cutting all diplomatic and air transport links with Iran on Jan. 4. The news of the rupture of air services came in a statement by the Bahrain’s official government news agency, BNA. “The Civil Aviation ...

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