Bahrain calls for freezing of Qatar’s PGCC membership

Bahraini Foreign Minister Khalid bin Ahmed Al Khalifah has warned that his country will not attend an upcoming Persian Gulf Cooperation Council if Qatar  doesn’t alter its stance on regional issues. “If Qatar ...

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Bahrain signs $3.8bn F-16 fighter jet deal with US

Bahrain has concluded a $3.8-billion deal with a US aerospace and military equipment giant to purchase 16 upgraded F-16 fighter jets. The Bahrain Defense Force announced on Monday it signed ...

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Bahrain court sentences 4 dissidents to 15 years in prison

A court in Bahrain has upheld 15-year jail terms handed down to four citizens and revoked their citizenship as the Manama regime relentlessly continues with its crackdown on human rights activists ...

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