Hagel Meets With Saudi Defense Minister in Bahrain

Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel met with Saudi Deputy Minister of Defense Prince Salman bin Sultan on the eve of the Manama Dialogue in Bahrain to discuss regional issues, including Iran, Egypt and Syria, Assistant Pentagon Press Secretary Carl Woog sa [Read story...]

GCC members aspire for accession to BWM convention

MANAMA: The GCC ministers and senior officials in charge of environment affairs have unveiled plans to join the International Convention for the Control and Management of Ships’ Ballast Water and Sediments to protect the marine environment in the Ara [Read story...]

Bahrain Crown Prince receives Abdullah bin Zayed

WAM MANAMA, Bahrain, 7th December, 2013 — His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al-Khalifa, Crown Prince, Deputy Supreme Commander and First Deputy Prime Minister of Bahrain, received on Friday, H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the U.A [Read story...]

Speech: 2014: Making the Wheels of Diplomacy Turn

The Foreign Secretary, William Hague, gave a keynote address in Bahrain on 6 December at the opening dinner of the Manama Dialogue “Your Royal Highnesses, my fellow Ministers, Your Excellencies, my Lords, Ladies and Gentlemen, it is a great pleasure [Read story...]

Yemen wants GCC membership, says foreign minister

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Yemen’s Foreign Minister Abu Bakr Al Kurbi told reporters Saturday that Sana’a wants to join the GCC during the annual Manama dialogue Yemen is looking to become the Gulf Cooperation Council’s latest member , Foreign Minister Abu Bakr Al Kurbi said o [Read story...]

Hezbollah media apologizes for Bahrain coverage

Lebanon’s Hezbollah leader Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah is seen speaking during an interview on Hezbollah’s Al-Manar TV, at a hunting shop in the port-city of Sidon, southern Lebanon BEIRUT: Hezbollah-affiliated media outlets issued over the weekend an ap [Read story...]

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