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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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Public Messaging on Visa Services

In response to significant worldwide challenges related to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Department of State has temporarily suspended routine visa services at all U.S. Embassies and Consulates. Embassies and consulates have canceled all routine immigrant and nonimmigrant visa appointments as of March 20, 2020, but will continue to provide emergency and mission-critical visa services as ...
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US Embassy Hosts a Virtual Ramadan Youth Gathering

Over 64 US Embassy alumni of cultural and educational exchange programs attended the US Embassy’s virtual Ramadan youth gathering hosted by US Ambassador Justin Siberell.  The participants engaged with Ambassador Siberell in a question and answer session on COVID-19 and the American and Bahraini efforts to combat this pandemic. They also discussed how different Ramadan is this year ...
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Readout of the call between President Trump and the King of the Kingdom of Bahrain

The White House passes along the following: “Today, President Donald J. Trump spoke with King Hamad bin Isa Al-Khalifa of the Kingdom of Bahrain. The President and the King discussed the latest developments in the global fight against the coronavirus pandemic. The President and the King will continue to work together to defeat the virus, ...
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