News & Events

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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Security Message – Ashura religious event

U.S. Embassy Manama Security Message for U.S. Citizens September 28, 2017 Ashura is a major religious event commemorating the martyrdom of Hussein Bin Ali, the grandson of the Prophet Mohammed. As part of the Ashura religious observations, large processions will take place throughout Bahrain, and specifically in central Manama, major roads will be closed. The ...
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Scam warning of misuse of the Embassy’s name and logos

WARNING  – The U.S. Embassy has been made aware of an ongoing scam that fraudulently uses the Embassy’s name and logos to target businesses for payments of false contracts.  If your business receives a tender request from a  “Michelle Collins, Embassy of the United States”  or from any of the following email addresses:  usa@embassytenderdep.com  or usa@embassytenders.com  or  info@embassytendersdep.com ...
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