Ali Abdulemam, a leading Bahraini blogger  and Global Voices Advocacy author , was arrested earlier today by the Bahraini authorities for allegedly spreading  “false news” on BahrainOnline.org  portal, one of the most popular pro-democracy outlets in Bahrain, amidst the worst  sectarian crackdown by the government in years , and accusations of a supposed “terror network”  involving several political and human rights activists . The BahrainOnline portal is censored in Bahrain. He sent an email earlier today mentioning that he got a call from the Bahraini national security just before his arrest, then arrested him and alleged that he was trying to flee. 
Reportedly the Bahrain i government has a long track record of using torture against dissidents http://bit.ly/9kZyJQ  and their TV has been broadcasting hateful sectarian messages to justify its crackdown 
An online campaign calling for his freedom is now active .
BahrainOnline.org  is turned down.