Bahrain Names GCC Chief Country's New Foreign Minister
Bahrain has appointed the head of the six-nation Gulf Cooperation Council as the country’s next foreign minister, state media reported Thursday.
GCC Secretary General Zayani to become Bahrain's Foreign Minister - Reuters
Bahrain appointed Gulf Cooperation Council Secretary General Abdullatif al-Zayani as the kingdom’s next foreign minister, state news agency (BNA) reported on Thursday, citing a decision by King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa.
Israeli Minister of Foreign Affairs Congratulates his Bahraini Counterpart on Eid Al-Adha
The Israeli Minister of Foreign Affairs Yisrael Katz congratulated his Bahraini counterpart Khaled bin Ahmed Al Khalifa on the occasion of Eid Al-Adha, looking forward to seeing him again.
Deputy Secretary-General of Al-Menbar Attacks Bahraini FM for Praising Israeli PM
Deputy Secretary-General of Al-Menbar Islamic Society, political arm for Muslim Brotherhood, Nasser Al-Fadala addressed the Bahraini Minister of Foreign Affairs saying “if someone other than you said these words, we would have demanded to put him under law of “sympathizing” with enemies of nation.
Ibrahim Sharif to Bahraini FM: It is Shame to Praise Enemy on Balfour Promise Anniversary
Wa’ad former Secretary-General Ibrahim Sharif regretted the statements of Bahraini Minister of Foreign Affairs Khalid bin Ahmed Al Khalifa in which he praised the Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, considering that it is a “praise for the enemy on an ominous day”.
Bahraini FM Praises Netanyahu: He has Clear Position on Importance of Establishing Stability in Region and Saudi Arabia’s Role
Bahraini Minister of Foreign Affairs Khalid bin Ahmed Al Khalifa praised the Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and said that “Mr.” Netanyahu has a clear position on the importance of establishing stability in the region. Al Khalifa said in a tweet on Thursday (November 2, 2018) “Despite controversy, Mr. Benjamin Netanyahu has a clear position on the importance of establishing stability in the region and Saudi Arabia's role in achieving this stability.”
AFP: Bahrain Backs Israel’s Right in Defending Itself after Strikes on Syria
AFP agency said that Bahrain backed what it named “Israel's right to defend itself" after the strikes launched by the Israeli entity on military bases in Syria.
King Hamad Sends Oral Message to Mohammed bin Zayed
Bahrain News Agency said that Minister of Foreign Affairs Khalid bin Ahmed Al Khalifa delivered an oral message from King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa to Dubai Crown Prince Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan.
Bahrain Urges Iraq to Quickly Convene Joint Commission Meeting
Bahrain’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Khalid bin Ahmed Al Khalifa called on his Iraqi counterpart to quickly hold the meeting of the joint commission between the two countries.
Reuters: Bahrain Foreign Minister Calls for Freezing Qatar Out of GCC
Bahrain will not attend the upcoming GCC summit if Qatar does not change its stand, and the right step to preserve the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) is to freeze Qatar’s membership, Bahrain’s foreign minister said on Twitter on Sunday.
AFP: Bahrain Foreign Minister Calls for Freezing Qatar Out of Gulf Cooperation Council
Bahrain's foreign minister on Monday suggested suspending Qatar's Gulf Cooperation Council membership until it accepts the demands of its Arab adversaries in the region's worst crisis in years.
Tony Blair Visits Bahrain, Meets Bahraini Foreign Minister
Minister of Foreign Affairs Khalid bin Ahmed bin Mohammed Al Khalifa met former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, Tony Blair, as part of his visit to the Kingdom of Bahrain.
Bahraini FM Makes Surprise Visit to Iraq to Meet Three Officials
Bahraini Minister of Foreign Affairs arrived in the Iraqi capital Baghdad on Sunday in a surprise unannounced visit.
Foreign Minister Participates in Int’l Coalition to Fight ISIS, Meets National Security Advisor to American President in Washington
Bahrain’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, Khalid bin Ahmed bin Mohammed Al Khalifa, took part in the meeting of the international coalition to fight the terrorist organization ISIS held in the US Department of State in Washington yesterday (Wednesday, March 22, 2017).
Bahraini FM Meets Speaker of U.S. House of Representatives & Chairman of US House of Representatives Foreign Affairs Committee
Bahrain’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Shaikh Khalid bin Ahmed bin Mohammed Al Khalifa met the Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives Paul Ryan and chairman of the US House of Representatives Foreign Affairs Committee Ed Royce, as part of his current official visit to the United States of America.
BDF Commander-in-Chief Meets Fifth Fleet Commander and US Ambassador
Bahrain Defence Force Commander-in-Chief Khalifa bin Ahmed Al Khalifa met on Sunday (February 5, 2017) Fifth Fleet Commander Admiral Kevin Donegan and US Ambassador to Bahrain, William V. Roebuck.
Bahrain’s FM Supports Trump’s Measures Regarding Traveling and Immigrating to US
Bahrain’s Foreign Affairs Minister Khalid bin Ahmed bin Mohammed Al Khalifa expressed on Sunday (January 29, 2017) his support to the American President, Donald Trump’s measures regarding the immigrants, which sparked a wave of criticism inside and outside America.
Bahrain’s FM Condoles Castro’s Demise: The World will Miss You
Bahrain’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Khalid bin Ahmed Al Khalifa described the Cuban leader who passed away on Friday (November25, 2016) as “Friend” and said on his own Twitter account after the announcement of Castro’s death “the world will miss you oh, president, friend and leader who embodied the pride of Cuban people.”
Bahrain Says US Lacks Rationality in Response to 9/11 Bill Pass to Sue Saudi Arabia
Bahraini government warned US would be loser from Congress's vote to override Obama's veto over 9/11 bill, allowing victims’ families to sue Saudi Arabia.
Wa’ad Deems FM Statement Praising War Criminal Peres Unacceptable
The National Democratic Action Society (Wa’ad) believed that the statements of Minister of Foreign Affairs, Sheikh Khalid bin Ahmed Al Khalifa praising former Zionist President, Shimon Peres, were unacceptable.