News & Events

U.S. Embassy Marks Breast Cancer Awareness Month

On October 19, Deputy Chief of Mission Aimee Cutrona hosted Ms. Julie Sprakel at the U.S. Embassy for a presentation on Breast Cancer Awareness for U.S. Embassy staff.  With 16 years of healthcare experience, Ms. Sprakel is the Founder and President of Think Pink, Bahrain’s first registered breast cancer awareness charity.  Since Think Pink’s founding ...
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Ambassador Roebuck Celebrates Opening of WVU’s Civil Engineering Program in Bahrain

On October 18,  Ambassador Roebuck joined Royal University for Women (RUW) Board of Trustees Chairman Mr. Fahad Al Zamil, RUW University President Prof. Mazin Jumaah, West Virginia University (WVU) President Dr. Gordon Gee, and Assistant Secretary General of Evaluation & Accreditation from the Higher Education Council Dr. Mona Mohammed Al Balooshi to celebrate the establishment ...
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Deputy Chief of Mission Cutrona Supports Middle East Pre-Moot Training

On October 12, the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Commercial Law Development Program (CLDP),  in collaboration with the Royal University for Women and the Bahrain Center for Dispute Resolution, held a training session on the Willem C. Vis Moot (Vis Moot) program for coaches and students from various universities across the Middle East, North Africa, and ...
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Remarks by President Trump on Iran Strategy

Diplomatic Reception Room 12:53 P.M. EDT THE PRESIDENT: Thank you very much. My fellow Americans: As President of the United States, my highest obligation is to ensure the safety and security of the American people. History has shown that the longer we ignore a threat, the more dangerous that threat becomes. For this reason, upon ...
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Ambassador Roebuck Attends AWS Summit Bahrain

On September, Ambassador Roebuck attended the Amazon Web Service (AWS) Summit in Manama, Bahrain.  The summit, headlined by Amazon Web Services Vice President Theresa Carlson, was designed to bring technology aficionados – across the spectrum from beginners to experts – together to learn how to best use AWS platforms.  During the summit, Ms. Carlson announced ...
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