Bahraini government supporters pass by a sign with the upside down image of Syrian President Bashar Assad that reads "Oh coward, oh Bashar,"during a rally Saturday, Sept. 17, 2011, in Riffa, Bahrain. ... more 
Bahraini government supporters pass by a sign with the upside down image of Syrian President Bashar Assad that reads "Oh coward, oh Bashar,"during a rally Saturday, Sept. 17, 2011, in Riffa, Bahrain. Sunni cleric Sheik Abdullatif Al Mahmoud, (unseen) head of The Gathering of National Unity, supported the Bahraini monarchy and condemned the Shiite-led street demonstrations held nightly in the tiny Gulf island nation. (AP Photo/Hasan Jamali) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Hasan Jamali
Sat, Sep 17, 2011 2:05 PM EDT