COVID-19 Information

Country-Specific Information:  As of March 31 2020 Bahrain has 268 confirmed active cases of COVID-19 and 4 deaths within its borders.  The following 24-hour hotline 444 set up by the Bahrain Ministry of Health is available to report suspected or confirmed cases, or for any questions about COVID-19 in English or Arabic.  The Government of …

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Global Level 4 Health Advisory – Do Not Travel

The Department of State advises U.S. citizens to avoid all international travel due to the global impact of COVID-19.  In countries where commercial departure options remain available, U.S. citizens who live in the United States should arrange for immediate return to the United States, unless they are prepared to remain abroad for an indefinite period.  U.S. citizens who live abroad should …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Manama, Bahrain, March 19, 2020 

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Manama, Bahrain, March 19, 2020 Location:  Throughout Bahrain  Event:    The Ministry of Health continues to track and publish new cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) in Bahrain.  Updates on COVID-19 in Bahrain and the measures taken to reduce its spread are available on the Ministry of Health’s website:  www.moh.gov.bh .   The Government of Bahrain …

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Security Alert – Embassy Manama

Location:  Security awareness throughout Bahrain. Event:   In light of continued regional tensions, including the January 7 attack against U.S. and Coalition military personnel in Iraq, the Embassy continues to monitor the situation carefully.  While we have no information indicating a threat to American citizens in Bahrain, we encourage all American citizens to continue to …

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Security Alert – Embassy Manama, January 3, 2020

Location:  Security awareness throughout Bahrain.   Event:   In light of regional events, there is potential for spontaneous demonstrations or unrest to take place in Bahrain over the coming days, and possibly beyond.  While we have no information indicating a threat to American citizens, we encourage you to continually exercise the appropriate level of security …

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Message for U.S. Citizens: Potential for Demonstrations

Potential Demonstration Alert – Embassy Manama, February 13, 2019 Location:  Demonstrations continue to take place throughout Bahrain. Event:   Anniversary dates of significant events, including February 14th, typically experience a higher volume of violent protest activity. Unrest can occur without warning in any part of the country, including in places frequented by American citizens. Some protests may …

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Demonstration Alert – Embassy Manama

Location:  There is a potential for demonstrations to occur at election polling stations throughout the country, including in public areas such as shopping malls. Event:  The Government of Bahrain will conduct Municipal and Parliamentary Elections on Saturday November 24 and run-off elections in many of these same races on Saturday December 1.  Spontaneous demonstrations and …

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