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The United States Concludes Successful Middle East/North Africa Regional Workshop, “Fighting Money Laundering in the 21st Century”

This week, the United States Department of Justice’s Office of Overseas Prosecutorial Development, Assistance and Training (OPDAT) hosted a successful three-day workshop, congregating over 100 prosecutors, investigators, and financial-intelligence officers from the Middle East / North Africa Region.  The workshop included case studies from the United States, Bahrain, and Morocco, involving the illegal use of ...
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Our Unity is Our Strength: Putin Chose War. We Remain United with Ukraine.

For Immediate Release Our Unity is Our Strength: Putin Chose War.  We Remain United with Ukraine. U.S. Ambassador to the Kingdom of Bahrain Steven Bondy   This is a dangerous moment for Europe and for freedom-loving people around the world.  President Vladimir Putin’s brutal assault on the people of Ukraine is an assault on the ...
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Readout of the U.S.-Gulf Cooperation Council Working Groups on Integrated Air and Missile Defense and Maritime Security

MARCH 10, 2022   Department of Defense Spokesperson Cindi King provided the following readout: The United States and the members of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) convened Working Groups on Integrated Air and Missile Defense and Maritime Security at the GCC’s headquarters in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia on March 9.  The Working Groups affirmed the longstanding ...
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Readout of the U.S.-Bahrain Military Consultation Committee March 6-7, 2022

MARCH 8, 2022 Department of Defense Spokesman Lieutenant Colonel Kenneth L. Hoffman provided the following readout: The United States and the Kingdom of Bahrain held the U.S.-Bahrain Military Consultative Committee (MCC) in Manama, Bahrain on March 6-7, 2022.  Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense (DASD) for the Middle East Dana Stroul led the U.S. delegation. Minister ...
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Joint Statement of the Second U.S.-Bahrain Strategic Dialogue

MEDIA NOTE OFFICE OF THE SPOKESPERSON MARCH 7, 2022 The following is the text of a joint statement by the Governments of the United States of America and Bahrain. Begin text: Secretary of State Antony Blinken and Minister of Foreign Affairs Dr. Abdullatif bin Rashid Al Zayani convened the second U.S.-Bahrain Strategic Dialogue on February ...
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