Marshal's Son Follows Father's Footsteps, Opens Bapco for Foreigners
The Bahrain Oil Company (Bapco) hired dozens of foreign workers earlier this year, at a time when the number of unemployed citizens in the country is increasing, new information revealed.
US Secretary of Navy Visits Bahrain, Meets Crown Prince and BDF Commander-in-Chief
United States Secretary of the Navy, Richard V. Spencer, arrived in Bahrain and visited each of Crown Prince Salman bin Hamad and Commander-in-Chief of Bahrain Defence Force (BDF) Khalifa bin Ahmed Al Khalifa.
Commander-in-Chief Receives Interior Minister to Discuss Security Situation
Commander-in-Chief of Bahrain Defence Force (BDF) Khalifa bin Ahmed Al Khalifa received yesterday (Tuesday, March 13, 2018) Interior Minister Rashid bin Abdullah Al Khalifa to discuss security situation in the country.
Military Court Sentences 6 to Death, 7 Others to 7 Years in Jail over Plotting to Assassinate Marshal Khalifa
A Bahraini military court sentenced on Monday (December 25, 2017) 6 citizens to death, 15 years in prison and revoked their nationality in a case related to plotting to assassinate Bahrain Defence Force Commander-in-Chief field marshal Khalifa bin Ahmed Al Khalifa. The court also sentenced 7 others to seven years in jail and revoked their citizenship. Meanwhile, it acquitted 5 defendants.
BDF Commander-in-Chief Receives American Delegation in Presence of US Ambassador
Commander-in-Chief of Bahrain Defence Force (BDF) Khalifa bin Ahmed Al Khalifa received Thursday (October 12, 2017) a delegation of cadets from the US National Defence University who are taking part in Capstone session. They were headed by Retired General Douglas Fraser. The meeting was held in the presence of the American ambassador William Roebuck.
Commander-in-Chief Receives Commander of US Central Command to Discuss “Military Coordination”
Commander-in-Chief of the Bahrain Defence Force (BDF), Khalifa bin Ahmed Al Khalifa, received the Commander of the US Central Command (USCENTCOM), Joseph Votel, to discuss military coordination and defence cooperation.
Commander-in-Chief Receives US Ambassador and Military Attaché
Commander-in-Chief of the Bahrain Defence Force (BDF), Khalifa bin Ahmed Al Khalifa, received on Wednesday (August 30, 2017), in the presence of Chief of Staff, Dhiyab Al-Nuaimi, the US Ambassador to Bahrain, William Roebuck, and the Military Attaché at the US Embassy, Colonel Steven Vincent.
Khalifa bin Ahmed Receives Mohammed Attiyatallah and Minister of Interior
Commander-in-Chief of Bahrain Defence Force (BDF) Khalifa bin Ahmed Al Khalifa received Minister of Interior Rashid bin Abdullah Al Khalifa and Mohammed Attiyatallah Al Khalifa, brother of Ahmed Attiyatallah, one of the most important supervisors on “Al-Bandar Report”.
AFP: Bahrain Accuses Qatar of Military Escalation
Bahrain's foreign minister on Monday accused Qatar of a "military escalation" in the Gulf diplomatic crisis, an apparent reference to Doha's allowing Turkish troops on its territory.
BDF Commander-in-Chief Receives US Marine Corps Forces Command
Commander-in-Chief of the Bahrain Defense Force (BDF) Khalifa bin Ahmed Al Khalifa, received on Wednesday (June 21, 2017) at the BDF’s General Command, the United States Marine Corps Forces Command Robert Neller and his accompanying delegation.
BDF Praises Advanced Cooperation in Military Field with US
BDF Commander-in-Chief Khalifa bin Ahmed Al Khalifa praised the advanced cooperation and relation in military field between US and Bahrain.
Marshal Meets Swiss Consul Days after Tense Relations between Two Countries
Bahrain News Agency (BNA) said that Commander-in-Chief of the Bahrain Defence Force (BDF), Khalifa bin Ahmed Al Khalifa, received in his office today (Tuesday, March 21, 2017) the Swiss Consul to Bahrain, Humbert Vincent Buemi, days after tense relations between the two countries due to Switzerland's criticism of the Bahrain human rights file.
Bahrain: Historic Change in Judicial System Renders it Under Military Rule after 94 Years of British Reforms
94 years after the tribal system in Bahraini courts was abolished, the judiciary in Bahrain is, for the first time, heading towards becoming directly and permanently under military rule.
Photos: BDF Commander-in-Chief Visits Parliament with Heavily Armed Forces
Bahrain Defence Force (BDF) Commander-in-Chief Marshal Khalifa bin Ahmed Al Khalifa paid a visit to the parliament on Monday (February 6, 2017) where he met members from Council of Representatives and Shura to discuss the constitutional approach which gives broader powers to the military judiciary allowing it to try civilians.