Bahraini activist Nabeel Rajab was sentenced to five more years behind bars over tweets critical of the Saudi-led intervention in the Yemen war.
Sheikh Isa Qassim, a leader in the minority Shiite community within Sunni Bahrain, will be detained for a year and will lose his citizenship.
International rights groups said they fear for the health behind bars of Bahrain's most high-profile activist, Nabeel Rajab.
Nabeel Rajab has been critical of the Bahrain government and will face two years for jail time, possibly more from other charges.
Bahrain has blamed its neighbor Qatar for escalating the dispute in the Gulf in military terms by inviting Turkish troops and armored vehicles into the tiny Gulf state. Foreign Minister…