Angry Protests in Bahrain Coincide with Israeli Foreign Minister's Visit
Bahrain witnessed protests, coinciding with a visit paid by the Israeli Minister of Foreign Affairs, Yair Lapid, to Bahrain's capital, Manama, for the Israeli entity's inauguration of its embassy.
Ayatollah Qassim: Thank You for Your Steadfast Stance Rejecting Zionist Enemy's Delegations and Tourists
Bahrain's Shiite spiritual leader Ayatollah Sheikh Isa Qassim expressed his thanks and appreciation for the Bahraini people's stance, who launched a media campaign against welcoming any commercial or tourist delegations from the Israeli occupation.
Bahrain Roundup 2020: Normalization with Israel...When Sovereignty is Lost
On September 11, 2020, then US president Donald Trump announced that the occupying state of Israel and Bahrain have reached a "historic agreement" to establish full ties between them, highlighting that Bahrain is "the second Arab country [after the UAE] to make peace with Israel in 30 days," in a tweet.
Thousands of Bahrainis Applaud Resistance of Palestinian People and Denounce Normalization
Despite the deliberate coma that the official state media in Bahrain has put itself under, and the authorities' insistence on not showing sympathy with the Palestinian cause, thousands of Bahrainis took to the streets on Tuesday evening (May 11, 2021), in sporadic demonstrations held across the country.
Al-Wefaq Calls on Regime to Withdraw from Normalization Agreements, Immediately Expel "Zionist" Ambassador from Bahrain
The National Islamic Al-Wefaq Society called on the Bahraini authorities to end the normalization agreements with the Israeli occupation entity, and work towards immediately "expelling representative of the occupying Zionist mission from Bahrain."
24 Organizations Call on Bahrain Gov't to Expel "Zoinist Enemy's" Ambassador, End Normalization Agreement
The Bahraini National Initiative against Normalization with the Zionist Enemy, which comprises 24 organizations, including political, women's rights, youth and other civil society groups, called on the Bahraini authorities to "expel the representative of the Zionist entity in our country Bahrain and cancel the normalization agreement signed by the government with the treacherous Zionist enemy."
Al-Wefaq: Yes to Bahraini Voices Calling for Intensifying Solidarity with Palestinian People
Bahrain's Al-Wefaq National Islamic Society said that it adds its voice to Bahraini national calls for intensifying solidarity with the Palestinian people and rejecting all forms of normalization with the Israeli occupation state.
Mutual Recognition of COVID-19 Vaccination Programs to Facilitate Travel between Israeli Entity and Bahrain
The Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs said Israel and Bahrain have signed an agreement to recognize each other's COVID-19 vaccinations and to allow those who received vaccine doses to travel without restrictions between the two countries.
Protestors Burn Photo of First Bahraini Ambassador to Israeli Entity
Protestors burnt the Israeli flag and photo of the Head of Bahrain's Diplomatic Mission to the State of Israel, Ambassador Khalid Yusuf Al-Jalahma, expressing popular anger over the development of relations and normalization with the Israeli entity.
Israel Advises Citizens to Avoid UAE and Bahrain Citing Iranian Threat
Israel's National Security Agency on Monday advised tourists against travel to the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain and other countries across the region, citing the threat of attack by Iran.
Bahrain Absent from UNHRC Session in order not to Vote in Favor of Resolution Calling to Hold Israel Accountable: Jerusalem Post
Bahrain has refrained from opposing a UN Human Rights Council resolution calling for an arms embargo against Israel and holding it accountable over human rights situation, the Jerusalem Post newspaper reported.
Crown Prince Reiterates Invitation to Netanyahu to Visit Manama
Salman bin Hamad, the Crown Prince and Prime Minister, reiterated his call to the Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to visit Manama.
Trump Rewards UAE, Bahrain for Normalizing Relations with Israel, Classifies them as "Major Security Partners"
The outgoing US President Donald Trump rewarded both the UAE and Bahrain for their move to normalize with Israel last September by classifying them as "Major Security Partners".
Bahrain Praises Morocco's Decision to Establish Diplomatic Relations with Israel-BNA
Bahrain King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa praised Moroccan King Mohammed VI's decision to establish diplomatic relations and official connections with Israel, state news agency BNA reported on Thursday.
Morocco Joins Other Arab Nations Agreeing to Normalize Israel Ties
Israel and Morocco agreed on Thursday to normalize relations in a deal brokered with U.S. help, making Morocco the fourth Arab country to set aside hostilities with Israel in the past four months.
Saudi Prince Slams Israel at Manama Dialogue Summit
An influential Saudi prince has launched a bitter attack on Israel at a regional conference, calling the Jewish state a 'Western colonizing power'.
Bahrain Says it won't Allow Imports from Israeli Settlements
Bahrain will not allow the import of Israeli goods produced in settlements in occupied Palestinian territory, state news agency BNA reported, disavowing comments made by the Gulf state's trade minister earlier this week.
Palestinians Return Ambassadors to UAE, Bahrain
A Palestinian official said on Wednesday (November 18, 2020) that the Palestinians are willing to return the two ambassadors to the UAE and Bahrain after being summoned in protest against their states signing of agreements, brokered by the United States, to establish relations with Israel, Reuters reported.
In His First Public Visit to Bahrain, Mossad Director Meets NIA President, SBB Chairman
Director of the National Intelligence Agency of Israel (Mossad), Yossi Cohen, visited Bahrain on Wednesday (September 30, 2020), Bahrain News Agency announced.
Did Bahraini Crown Prince Actually Participate in Vaccine Experiments?
Authorities in Bahrain have been, for over a month, desperate to complete a round of clinical experiments on a Chinese coronavirus vaccine. The reluctance of people to participate over fear has thwarted government efforts to reach 6,000 participants, requested by the UAE government.