Bahrain Uprising Too Far Saudis Avoiding Iran’s Grip

Bahrain Uprising Too Far Saudis Avoiding Iran’s Grip

Joseph Eid/AFP/Getty Images

Instability in Bahrain might affect oil prices more than the ouster of Tunisia’s Zine El Abidine Ben Ali in January, Egypt’s Hosni Mubarak a month later or the turmoil in Libya, according to Mustafa Alani, a regional security expert from the Dubai-based Gulf Research Center.