Bahraini FM Summons Iraqi Ambassador over Comments on Executing 3 Detainees
The Bahraini Ministry of Foreign Affairs summoned the Iraqi Ambassador in Bahrain over statements by Iraq's Vice President Nouri Al-Maliki, condemning the execution of 3 political detainees in Bahrain.
Bahraini Citizen Held in KSA Custody for 10 Months, Family Demands Foreign Ministry Intervention
The family of Bahraini citizen detained in Saudi Arabia, called on Bahrain’s Foreign Ministry to intervene in its son’s case, as he has been in custody for 10 months there, without knowing the reason behind his arrest.
Bahraini FM: Our Relations with UK not on US Expense, GCC not Targeted by JASTA
The Bahraini Foreign Minister Khalid bin Ahmad Al Khalifa, said that the Gulf Cooperation Council’s (GCC) relations with the United Kingdom do not reflect a decline in the US-Gulf relations.
Reuters: Bahrain Foreign Ministry Rejects Findings of Amnesty Report on Torture
Bahrain's foreign ministry rejected on Wednesday the findings of an Amnesty International report published this week, which said torture and other forms of ill-treatment persist in the Gulf kingdom.
Bahraini Foreign Ministry Rejects Amnesty International’s Report
Bahraini Foreign Ministry rejected the content of Amnesty International’s report which confirmed the failure of Bahrain’s official bodies in maintaining prisoner and detainee rights, especially of those who were subjected to torture.
Parliamentary Proposal Suggests Appointing Military, Security, Legal Attaches in 4 Bahraini Embassies Abroad
Members of Parliament demanded the government to appoint new military, security, and legal attaches in Bahraini 4 embassies abroad in light of the "vicious attacks Bahrain faces from international organizations".
Bahraini Foreign Ministry: No Ban on Travel to Iraq
Local Bahraini Al-Bilad newspaper said an official source confirmed that “Bahrainis are not banned to travel to sister Republic of Iraq.”
Royal Decree Restructures Foreign Ministry, Human Rights Portfolio Now Responsibility of Assistant Minister
Bahrain King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa issued decree No. (68) for year 2016, stating reorganization of Foreign Ministry.
Royal Decree Appoints Nasser bin Abdulrahman Al Khalifa as Interior Ministry Undersecretary
Bahrain King Issued Decree appointing Nasser bin Abdulrahman bin Mohammed Al Khalifa as Undersecretary at Interior Ministry.
Bahrain Welcomes Decision to Remove Saudi-led Coalition from Child Rights Blacklist
Bahrain's Foreign Ministry welcomed UN decision to remove Saudi-led coalition in Yemen from blacklist of child rights violators.
Bahrain Foreign Ministry: Al-Wefaq S-G "Incited Violence against Police"
Bahrain's Foreign Ministry said sentence of Sheikh Ali Salman "came after convicting him of ...
Bahrain Deems UN High Commissioner Comments “Unacceptable Meddling in Bahrain’s Internal Affairs”
Bahrain described the statements made by the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Prince Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein at the UN Human Council’s 31st session in Geneva as “unacceptable meddling in the internal affairs of the kingdom”.
After Bahraini National's Martyrdom in Qatif, Bahrain Voices its Support for Saudi Arabia
Bahrain Mirror: The Bahraini Foreign Ministry reiterated that it backs Saudi Arabia and completely supports the measures it has taken to reinforce security. This statement came as a comment on the death of a Bahraini national in Al-Awamiya area at the hands of Saudi forces.
Bahraini Foreign Ministry: UN Didn’t Issue Decision Banning Us from Voting
The Bahraini Foreign Ministry said that the United Nations General Assembly didn’t issue a decision depriving Bahrain of its right to vote, pointing out that Bahrain has paid all of its financial obligations.
Foreign Ministry: Foreign Participation Expenses Increased by 400,000 BD & Rent Expenses by 735,000 BD
Bahrain Mirror: The Bahraini Ministry of Foreign Affairs said the increase in salaries of local employees in the Kingdom embassies reached about 1.4 million BD, which is about a 30% rise during the period between 2010 and 2014.
Bahraini Foreign Ministry: We Withdrew our Ambassador from Tehran to Protest Iran’s Interference..Embassy Still Open
Bahrain Mirror: The Bahraini Foreign Ministry Undersecretary Ambassador Abdullah Abdullatif confirmed that there are no talks between Bahrain and Iran to restore the Bahraini ambassador to Tehran, Rashid Al-Dosari.
Foreign Ministry Undersecretary: Bahrain Will be Strict in Countering Foreign Interference
Bahrain Mirror: The Foreign Minister Undersecretary Abdullah Abdullatif said to Al-Ayam Newspaper, owned by the king’s advisor Nabeel Al-Hamer that “Bahrain will be strict and will take all measures that will manage to counter interference in its internal affairs.”
Iran Expels Bahrain Embassy No. 2 Man
Bahrain Mirror: Responding to similar Bahraini measures, the Iranian Foreign Ministry declared the number two official at the Bahrain Embassy in the Iranian capital Tehran 'Persona non grata', ordering him to leave Iranian territory in 72 hours.
Bahrain Withdraws its Ambassador to Iran & Declares Iranian Charge d'Affaires Persona Non-Grata
Bahrain has withdrawn its ambassador to Iran Rashid Al-Dosari and asked the Iranian Charge d'Affaires, Mohammad Babaei, to leave the island kingdom after declaring him persona non-grata.
Bahrain Summons Iranian & Lebanese Charges D’affaires over Khamenei & Nasrallah Statements
Bahrain Mirror: Bahrain said that it handed in a letter of protest to the Iranian and Lebanese embassies in Manama over the statements of the Supreme Leader of Iran, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, and Secretary-General of Hezbollah, Sayed Hassan Nasrallah about Bahrain.