Secret Talks between Bahrain and Iran Amid Iranian-Saudi Détente
Secret talks between Iran and Bahrain have taken place in past months, informed sources in the region have told Amwaj.media, describing the engagement as involving "low-profile exchanges."
Iran: After Agreement with Saudi Arabia, Positive Development can Happen with Bahrain
Iran's Foreign Ministry Spokesman Nasser Kanaani said his country would welcome restoring ties with Bahrain, following a recent China-brokered deal between Tehran and Riyadh.
Saudi Foreign Minister: I'm Looking Forward to Meeting Iranian Counterpart Soon
Saudi Foreign Minister Faisal bin Farhan said on Sunday (March 12, 2023) that the agreement with Iran confirms the common desire to resolve differences, noting that he is willing to meet his Iranian counterpart Hossein Amir Abdollahian soon. He added that his country is forging ahead in the path of de-escalation.
Al-Wefaq: Saudi-Iranian Agreement Strategically Important to the Region
The largest opposition party in Bahrain, Al-Wefaq National Islamic Society, has welcomed the recent agreement between Saudi Arabia and Iran to restore diplomatic relations and establish embassies within two months.
Iranian FM: We're Exchanging Messages with Bahrain through Intermediary
Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian said that his country is exchanging messages with Bahrain through a mediator, stressing that Iran has taken many steps to strengthen relations with Saudi Arabia and Bahrain.
Al-Wefaq Condemns Terrorist Attack on Shah Cheragh Shrine in Shiraz
The Al-Wefaq National Islamic Society condemned the brutal terrorist act that targeted the Shah Cheragh Shrine in the southern Iranian city of Shiraz on Wednesday.
Hebrew channel: Israel Deployed Radar System in Number of Countries, including Bahrain, to Counter "Iranian Threats"
Israel has recently deployed a radar system in a number of Middle Eastern countries, including Bahrain and the UAE, to counter Iran's missile threats, the Hebrew channel 12 said.
Bahrain Hosts Working Meeting for Countries Participating in Negev Summit in Mid-June
Senior officials from countries represented at this year's Negev Summit plan to hold their first working meeting in Bahrain next month, sources confirmed from multiple countries involved.
Saudi Foreign Minister: Our Hands Remain Outstretched to Tehran
Saudi Arabia's foreign minister Prince Faisal bin Farhan Al-Saud said on Tuesday that there had been some progress in talks with Iran but "not enough" and that the kingdom's hands remain outstretched to Tehran.
Israel's Amb to Bahrain: Israel, Gulf States United Against Iran Thanks to Abraham Accords
The Israeli ambassador Na'eh told CBN News during an exclusive interview in Bahrain's capital that "[Abraham Accords], in fact, historic- change to the course of events in the Middle East."
Iran Missiles that Targeted Erbil Message to Bahrain
On March 14, a house near the US consulate in Erbil was hit by a barrage of ballistic missiles in the early hours of dawn. It was not known at first who was the group that launched them, but Iraqi security agencies confirmed shortly after the incident that the missiles were fired from outside the border.
Negev Summit for Normalizing States: Regional Security Body Set up to Face Security Challenges, Primarily Iran
The six-party summit, which was attended by four Arab foreign ministers, as well as the Foreign Ministers of the Israeli entity and the United States of America, concluded on Monday at the Sde Boker agricultural settlement in the occupied Negev, shortly after its launch, without issuing any joint statement.
Iran Says Some of its Demands on Sanctions not Yet Addressed in Talks
Some of Iran's demands over lifting economic sanctions against it have not yet been addressed in the nuclear talks in Vienna, Iran's foreign minister said on Monday in Tehran.
In his Visit to 5th Fleet, Gantz Says Landing in Israel Air Force plane in Bahrain is Significant Milestone
Military ties between Israel and Bahrain are strengthening, and naval cooperation between regional countries under American leadership is one of the largest of its kind in the world, a senior American naval commander stated.
UAE Security Official Pays Rare Visit to Iran to Discuss Ties, Regional Issues
The United Arab Emirates' senior national security adviser met his Iranian counterpart and hardline President Ebrahim Raisi in a rare visit to Iran on Monday, a move aimed at overcoming their long-standing differences and increasing cooperation.
Iran Banks Hail Arbitration Panel Win over Bahrain
Two leading Iranian banks have welcomed a decision by a Hague-based tribunal to order Bahrain to pay them more than USD270 million in compensation for its 2015 closure of a bank they had supported.
Iran Denies Bahraini Gov't Claims on Discovering Weapons and Arms Linked to it
Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Saeed Khatibzadeh responded to Bahrain's announcement that it had arrested an armed cell in Bahrain and that Iran was the source of these alleged weapons.
U.S. Iran Envoy Visits UAE, Israel, Saudi and Bahrain Nov. 11-20
U.S. Special Envoy for Iran Rob Malley will travel to the United Arab Emirates, Israel, Saudi Arabia and Bahrain Nov. 11-20 to coordinate ahead of fresh talks about reviving the 2015 Iran nuclear deal, the U.S. State Department said on Thursday.
Iran's Foreign Minister Expresses Regret over Continued Hurman Rights Abuse in Bahrain
Iran's Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian expressed in a phone call with his British counterpart his country's regret over the continued human rights abuse in Bahrain.
Bahrain Plays the Azerbaijan Game with Iran, What are the Outcomes?
About 10 years ago, there was much talk of a Gulf trend of normalization with Israel, and Bahrain's name has always been present in this news.