#AP | Masked Bahraini anti-government protesters run through smoke after burning tires on a road of the western village of Dumistan, #Bahrain, Monday, Jan. 7, 2013. Bahrain's highest court has upheld jail sentences against 20 opposition figures convicted of plotting to overthrow the Western-allied government, including eight prominent activists facing life in prison and is almost certain to bring strong criticism from rights groups and touch off more street protests in the violence-wracked Gulf kingdom. (AP Photo/Hasan Jamali (AP Photo/Hasan Jamali)