Protesters take cover from tear gas fired by riot police during clashes in the village of Bilad al-Qadeem, south of Manama

A protester takes cover from tear gas fired by riot police as a photojournalist takes photos during clashes in the Manama village of Bilad al-Qadeem

Bahraini women march during a demonstration against the arrest of Sheikh Ali Salman (on the posters), head of the Shiite opposition movement al-Wefaq, in Salman's home village of Bilad al-Qadeem, on the outskirts of the capital Manama

Bahraini protesters march during a demonstration against the arrest of Sheikh Ali Salman (on the posters), head of the Shiite opposition movement al-Wefaq, in Salman's home village of Bilad al-Qadeem, on the outskirts of the capital Manama