Bahraini National Assembly Speaker Ahmed bin Ibrahim Al-Mulla
expressed great concern regarding the developments in the French capital Paris,
which is witnessing widespread protests between citizens and security forces.
"We fear that beautiful Paris will burn," Al-Mulla said in a statement, calling on the French government to calm down and listen to the demands of citizens who practice their protests peacefully.
Al-Mulla expressed great concern for the repression of peaceful protesters in France, especially Muslims, calling on the French government to "exercise restraint" and engage in a "meaningful dialogue" with the protesters. He stressed his fears of the use of excessive violence by security forces against peaceful protesters, calling on all parties to come to the same table and discuss national agendas.