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COVID-19 Information

Country-Specific Information:  As of July 10, 2020 Bahrain has 4905 confirmed active cases of COVID-19 and 103 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.  Starting at 7pm ...
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The United States and the Kingdom of Bahrain Issue Joint Statement on Iran Arms Embargo Following Consultations

Special Representative for Iran and Senior Advisor to the Secretary of State of the United States, Brian Hook, held discussions on Iran with His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, the Crown Prince, Deputy Supreme Commander and First Deputy Prime Minister and His Excellency Foreign Minister Dr. Abdullatif bin Rashid Al Zayani on ...
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U.S. Embassy Announces Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant (FLTA) Program

The U.S. Embassy is pleased to announce the Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant (FLTA) Program for 2021.  The Fulbright FLTA is a nine-month, non-degree seeking program sponsored by the U.S. Department of State. The FLTA program provides participants with an opportunity to increase their English language proficiency, extend their knowledge of U.S. society and culture, ...
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US Embassy Kicks Off its Virtual Summer Activities Series

The U.S. Embassy, Manama will kick off its virtual summer activities series with a 9-week basketball and life skills workshop conducted by the Bahrain National Team Coach Sam Vincent. The workshop, which will open on June 15 and conclude on August 13, will reach approximately 150 youth across Bahrain. You can sign up to participate ...
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