UAE Security Official Pays Rare Visit to Iran to Discuss Ties, Regional Issues
The United Arab Emirates' senior national security adviser met his Iranian counterpart and hardline President Ebrahim Raisi in a rare visit to Iran on Monday, a move aimed at overcoming their long-standing differences and increasing cooperation.
Iran Banks Hail Arbitration Panel Win over Bahrain
Two leading Iranian banks have welcomed a decision by a Hague-based tribunal to order Bahrain to pay them more than USD270 million in compensation for its 2015 closure of a bank they had supported.
Iran Denies Bahraini Gov't Claims on Discovering Weapons and Arms Linked to it
Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Saeed Khatibzadeh responded to Bahrain's announcement that it had arrested an armed cell in Bahrain and that Iran was the source of these alleged weapons.
U.S. Iran Envoy Visits UAE, Israel, Saudi and Bahrain Nov. 11-20
U.S. Special Envoy for Iran Rob Malley will travel to the United Arab Emirates, Israel, Saudi Arabia and Bahrain Nov. 11-20 to coordinate ahead of fresh talks about reviving the 2015 Iran nuclear deal, the U.S. State Department said on Thursday.
Iran's Foreign Minister Expresses Regret over Continued Hurman Rights Abuse in Bahrain
Iran's Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian expressed in a phone call with his British counterpart his country's regret over the continued human rights abuse in Bahrain.
Bahrain Plays the Azerbaijan Game with Iran, What are the Outcomes?
About 10 years ago, there was much talk of a Gulf trend of normalization with Israel, and Bahrain's name has always been present in this news.
Ali Al-Aswad: Israel Faces Iran on Gulf States Borders
As the Prime Minister of Israel inaugurated his country's embassy in the Bahraini capital, Manama, mass demonstrations were staged to denounce the Bahraini government's position towards the Palestinian cause and normalization with the usurping entity.
Iran Criticizes Bahraini Authorities' Reception of Israeli Foreign Minister
Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Saeed Khatibzadeh described the Bahraini authorities' reception of Israeli Foreign Minister Yair Lapid as a "humiliating step", considering that this reception comes "against the will of the public opinion of the noble and free Bahraini people."
Bahrain Turns into New Advanced Spying Base on Iran: Former Palestinian Minister
Israel and Bahrain announced on Sunday signing a memorandum of understanding: "Fight Iran in the war of ideas." Reactions on the agreement varied. What is Tel Aviv's aim of this cooperation and why has it chosen Bahrain in particular?
Iran Rejects Bahrain's Money Laundering Accusations
Iran strongly rejected accusations leveled against the Central Bank of Iran and other Iranian banks by the Bahraini judiciary.
United States Seizes Website Domain of Lualua TV and 32 Others
The United States of America seized the website domain of the Bahraini opposition satellite channel, Lualua TV, as part of a widespread campaign that targeted 33 websites of Arab and Islamic news channels.
Foreign Ministry Affirms Bahrain's Commitment to Principle of Non-Interference in Other States' Internal Affairs
Commenting on the establishment of an international committee to investigate human rights crime in the Islamic Republic of Iran, Bahrain said that it is committed to the principles of good neighborliness.
Bahrain Raises Fine in Case Related to Iran to $21.5 Million
The Bahraini judiciary issued on Sunday a new ruling in the case of money-laundering which the "Future Bank, a number of Iranian banks and the Central Bank of Iran are accused with.
Tel Aviv Accuses Iran of Blasting Israeli Ship in Gulf of Oman
Israeli defence minister Benny Gantz said on Saturday his "initial assessment" was that Iran was responsible for an explosion on an Israeli-owned ship (MV Helios Ray) in the Gulf of Oman.
Responding to Demands to Participate in any Potential US-Iranian Negotiations, Tehran Says: Bahrain and Saudi Arabia should Know their Size
Iran responded to demands of Bahrain and Saudi Arabia to take part in any potential US negotiations with Iran saying that these states should know their size.
Bahrainis Reject Netanyahu's Visit to Manama: Al-Wefaq
Al-Wefaq Society issued a comment on a number of topics in which it affirmed that it rejects the visit of Zionist prime minister to Bahrain and its commendation of the sectarian rulings issued by the regime's courts against citizens of a certain sectarian component for reasons related to freedom of religion and belief.
Obama Issues Memoir Entitled "A Promised Land"
Former US president Barack Obama discussed in his memoir issued on (November 17) the US policy during which was known as the "Arab Spring" in 2011. Obama acknowledged the "contradiction" as he sought to balance "competing interests", and presented a bleak portrait of how much of the Middle East's leadership.
Iran Denounces Normalization Agreement, Considers Bahrain's Rulers Partners in Israel's Crimes
Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Saeed Khatib Zadeh condemned Bahrain's decision to normalize relations with Israel, describing the move as disgraceful and a betrayal of the Palestinian people, considering that it makes the rulers of the Gulf kingdom "partners in the crimes of the Zionist regime."
Trump's New Envoy to Iran Called to Change Gov't of Bahrain, Withdraw Fifth Fleet
The U.S. administration has chosen a senior and controversial diplomat, Elliot Abrams, to succeed Brian Hook as special envoy for Iran, following the latter's sudden resignation.
GCC Unites to Seek U.N. Extension of Iran Arms Embargo
The six-member Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) has asked the United Nations to extend an international arms embargo on Iran, a move pushed strongly by the United States.