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U.S. Embassy Statement on the Visit of Acting Assistant Secretary Stuart Jones

Acting Assistant Secretary Stuart Jones visited the Bahrain March 14-15 to support the AmCham MENA Forum, where he delivered the keynote address.  He also met with the Crown Prince and other senior Bahraini officials to discuss our strategic partnership, growing commercial ties through the U.S.-Bahrain FTA – now in its 11th year – and key ...
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West Virginia University and Royal University of Women Celebrate International Women’s Day

U.S. Embassy Chargé d’Affaires Aimee Cutrona met with students from the Royal University of Women and West Virginia University on Monday, March 6.  The students from West Virginia University were in Bahrain to debate the Royal University of Women students in honor of International Women’s Day. On March 8, International Women’s Day, the West Virginia ...
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Passport Fair NSA Manama

On Friday, March 10, Consular Chief Tod Thedy, along with his U.S. Embassy consular team, set up a booth in the Freedom Souq on board Naval Support Activity (NSA) Bahrain in Juffair to help sailors and marines process any necessary paperwork and answer their questions on consular issues.  This extraordinary consular session, a collaborative effort between ...
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Protecting the Nation From Foreign Terrorist Entry Into the United States

  SECRETARY TILLERSON: Hello. Good morning and thank you for joining us. The executive order signed by the President earlier today, Protecting the Nation from Foreign Terrorist Entry into the United States, is a vital measure for strengthening our national security. It is the President’s solemn duty to protect the American people. And with this ...
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Filmmaker Griffin Hammond Teaches Aspiring Bahraini Filmmakers

  In cooperation with the American Film Showcase, the U.S. Embassy hosted a visit by award-winning American documentary filmmaker Griffin Hammond February 26-March 2.  During his visit, Hammond gave a number of presentations on documentary filmmaking at schools and universities, including the University of Bahrain and the University College of Bahrain.  He also gave a ...
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