Bahrain accuses Iran of harboring terrorists

Bahrain, which often accuses Iran of planning attacks on its soil, says Iran is harboring 160 convicted terrorists.Ben Ariel, 10/19/2017, 6:44 AM

Bahrain ruler denounces Arab boycott of Israel

Bahrain national orchestra performs Hatikva at Wiesenthal Center event. Gulf nation's king says subjects free to visit Israel.Gary Willig, 9/17/2017, 4:23 PM

Qatar files legal complaint against boycott

Qatar files complaint with World Trade Organization against trade boycott by four Arab countries.Ben Ariel, 8/1/2017, 6:44 AM

Arab countries ready for dialogue with Qatar

Bahrain's foreign minister says four countries boycotting Qatar are ready for dialogue, if it agrees to certain demands.Ben Ariel, 7/31/2017, 6:45 AM

Arab countries add to Qatar-related blacklist

Saudi Arabia, Egypt, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain add nine entities and nine individuals to blacklist over alleged links to Qatar.Elad Benari, 7/25/2017, 5:13 AM

Countries boycotting Qatar rescind their demands

Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Egypt, and Bahrain rescind their 13 demands of Qatar, vow more measures against it.Elad Benari, 7/7/2017, 4:13 AM

Qatar responds to Gulf states' demands

Qatar responds to list of demands from countries that severed ties with it.Ben Ariel, 7/4/2017, 5:38 AM

Saudi Arabia and four allies extend deadline for Qatar

Saudi Arabia, UAE, Bahrain and Egypt give Qatar 48 more hours to comply with their demands.Elad Benari, 7/3/2017, 3:06 AM

Bahrain to freeze accounts of Qataris

Bahrain's central bank orders local banks to freeze assets and bank accounts of blacklisted Qatar-linked individuals and entities.Elad Benari, 6/12/2017, 5:06 AM

Arab states blacklist entities associated with Qatar

Muslim Brotherhood leader Yusuf al-Qaradawi among 59 individuals blacklisted by Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Egypt and Bahrain.Elad Benari, 6/9/2017, 2:06 AM

FIFA votes in favor of Israel

FIFA Congress decides by large majority not to put Arab proposal to vote as Bahrain bans activist from raising Judea and Samaria.Mordechai Sones, 5/11/2017, 5:11 PM

Bahrain busts Iranian-linked terror cell

Bahrain breaks terrorist cell whose members trained in Iran.Ben Ariel, 3/27/2017, 6:06 AM

Bahrain arrests 25 members of terror cell

Bahrain uncovers terrorist organization involved in prison breaks and attacks on security forces.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/5/2017, 6:28 AM

Hamas slams Bahrain over Hanukkah party

Video of Jews and Arabs dancing at Bahrain Hanukkah party circulated the web. In response, Hamas leaders say they are "amazed and deplored".ILTV, 12/28/2016, 1:33 AM

Hamas condemns Arab-Jewish Hanukkah celebration in Bahrain

Hamasoutraged by the video showing Bahraini citizens in kaffiyehs dancing with black-kippah-wearing Jews.Guy Cohen, 12/26/2016, 8:30 PM

Hanukkah Miracle: Jews & Arabs dancing together in Bahrain

Hanukkah Miracle - Jews & Arabs dancing together while lighting the Menorah in Bahrain.Yoel Domb, 12/26/2016, 11:58 AM

Bahrain minister in surprise tribute to Shimon Peres

Foreign Minister of Arab country pays tribute to Peres, inviting swift condemnation from colleagues, calling Peres a 'killer of children'.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/29/2016, 12:51 PM

Where is Pan-Arabism and where is Islam?

A courageous, but misguided Arab physician spoke his mind this week - in Arabic. Here is the English translation.Dr. Mordechai Kedar, 7/28/2016, 4:33 PM

Iran, Hezbollah, call on Shiites to overthrow Bahrain's gov't

Shiites up in arms after Bahrainian government revokes citizenship of leading Shia cleric for involvement in unrest.Ari Soffer, 6/21/2016, 6:07 PM

Bahraini minister: Gulf states want good relations with Israel

Bahrain’s Foreign Minister says Gulf states want good relations with Iran and Israel, but Iran is more of a threat right now.Ben Ariel, 4/19/2016, 6:44 AM

Bahrain classifies 68 organizations as 'terrorist' groups

Bahrain publishes a list of 68 Islamist groups it classified as "terrorist", including Hezbollah, Al-Qaeda and ISIS.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/12/2016, 3:46 AM

Israeli hospital saved Bahraini princess' life

Deputy Minister Ayoub Kara explains that this is why he was invited to Bahrain for talks.Hillel Fendel, 2/16/2016, 5:25 PM

Bahrain says it nabbed Hezbollah-Iranian terror cell

The news comes 2 days after Manama expelled Iran's ambassador, following attacks on the Saudi embassy and a consulate in Iran.Gil Ronen, 1/6/2016, 7:21 PM

After Saudi Arabia, Bahrain cuts ties with Iran

A day after the Saudis cut ties with Iran, Bahrain, too, gave Iranian envoys 48 hours to leave the kingdom.Gil Ronen, 1/4/2016, 3:06 PM

Watch: Hanukkah candles lit in Bahrain's capital

Bahrain King gives visiting rabbi royal treatment, vows to fight terror and allow Jews to continue practicing Judaism 'without fear.'Yoni Kempinski, 12/8/2015, 3:59 PM

Gulf States in Talks to Buy Iron Dome from Israel

GCC is set to purchase system via the US so as to defend against growing Iranian threat, in signs of a begrudging defense alliance.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/14/2015, 9:24 AM

Bahrain Warns: Iran is Trying to Rule the Middle East

Iran expels senior official from Bahrain embassy after Bahrain cuts ambassadorial ties; Bahrain protests Iran hegemony in UN.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/3/2015, 9:24 PM

Bahrain Recalls Iran Envoy Over Tehran's Terrorism

Bahrain expels Iranian envoy and recalls its own ambassador, accusing Iran of forming local terror groups and fomenting sedition.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/1/2015, 10:43 PM

Bahrain: Ground Offensive Needed to Fight 'Iranian Influence'

Bahrain's Foreign Minister calls for a ground offensive to eliminate Iran's influence in Yemen, via the Houthi rebels.Ben Ariel, 9/11/2015, 2:45 AM

Leaked Documents Reveal Rampant Palestinian Corruption

Leaked documents show PA officials demanding large sums of public money for personal use.Matt Wanderman, 8/12/2015, 4:05 PM

Bahrain Claims to Have Foiled a Terrorist Plot

Bahraini authorities say they foiled a “terrorist” plot by members of the blacklisted Saraya al-Ashtar.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/8/2015, 5:43 AM

Bahrain to Join Fight Against ISIS

Jordan's royal palace said Monday that Bahrain is ready to join Jordan in its fight against terrorist organization Islamic State.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/9/2015, 10:00 PM

Al-Jazeera's New Competition Pulled After 18 Hours on Air

Bahrain pulls Saudi Prince Alwaleed bin Talal's new channel after 18 hours, likely due to interview with opposition leader.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/4/2015, 6:43 AM

Gulf States to Return Envoys to Qatar

Saudi, Emirati, and Bahraini envoys to return Qatar, in a reversal of a decision from March.Ben Ariel, 11/17/2014, 12:15 AM

Bahraini Cleric: Jews and Christians Try to Destroy Muslim Women

Jews and Christians are trying to destroy the Muslim family by propagating equality between the sexes, a cleric said in a sermon.Elad Benari, 5/23/2014, 6:13 AM

Hezbollah Blamed for Deadly Bombing in Bahrain

Chief of Dubai Police says a Hezbollah-trained terrorist carried out a bomb attack that killed 3 officers in Bahrain.Elad Benari, 3/5/2014, 5:45 AM

Bahrain Seizes Iraqi Weapons Cache

Bahraini authorities seize bomb-making materials, weapons cache; move shows Gulf State's crackdown on terrorism.Tova Dvorin, 12/31/2013, 12:29 PM

Hezbollah TV Apologizes to Bahrain

Al Manar's apology for biased coverage seen as part of rapprochement between Iran, Gulf states.Gil Ronen, 12/9/2013, 9:00 AM

Gulf States Pursue Collective Ban on Hizbullah

Noose tightens on Iranian-backed terror group as Gulf nations examine ways to implement regional banChana Ya'ar, 7/18/2013, 12:35 PM

Gulf States to Consider Measures Against Hizbullah

Gulf States will consider taking measures against Hizbullah if it continues its involvement in Syria’s civil war.Elad Benari, 6/3/2013, 3:42 AM

Bahrain Forbids Opposition to Have Contact with Hizbullah

Bahrain bans opposition groups from having contact with Lebanon's Hizbullah. Iran says decision is "regrettable".Elad Benari, 5/29/2013, 6:15 AM

Al Qaeda Confirms Syria’s ‘Al Nusra Front’ Membership

The Al Qaeda terror organization has confirmed the Syrian Al Nusra Front group is a member of its international network.Chana Ya'ar, 4/10/2013, 8:20 AM

Bahrain Becomes First Arab Country to Blacklist Hizbullah

Bahrain became the first Arab country to blacklist Hizbullah as a terrorist organization, citing its training of radical Shiite groups.Elad Benari, 4/10/2013, 3:15 AM

In May: US Allies Plan Gulf Naval Exercises

More than 30 nations will send their sailors to Bahrain in May for an international naval exercise to be held in the Persian Gulf.Chana Ya'ar, 4/8/2013, 8:35 PM

Bahrain Labels Hizbullah a Terrorist Entity

While the European Union drags its feet on the issue, Bahrain has labeled the Lebanon-based Hizbullah group a terrorist organization.Chana Ya'ar, 3/28/2013, 2:05 PM

Iran Accused of Assisting Terrorism in Bahrain and Yemen

Arab interior ministers accuse Iran of supplying "logistic help to terrorist operations" in Bahrain and Yemen.Elad Benari, 3/14/2013, 4:12 AM

Bahrain Dismantles Iranian-Linked Terror Cell

Bahrain has dismantled a "terrorist cell" linked to Iran, Iraq, and Lebanon.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/18/2013, 4:03 PM

Bahraini MP Won't be Punished for Burning Israeli Flag

A member of Bahrain's parliament will not face punishment after he burned an Israeli flag inside the parliament chamberDavid Lev, 12/2/2012, 9:19 AM

Bahraini Lawmaker Sets Israeli Flag Ablaze in Parliament Session

A Bahrain lawmaker reportedly set fire to an Israeli flag during a parliament session in a show of support for Gaza terrorists. Rachel Hirshfeld , 11/20/2012, 6:02 PM

Bahrain Fingers Hizbullah in Terror Attacks Which Killed Two

Bahrain claims that Hizbullah is behing five bombings that killed two Asian expatriates in the capital Manama.Elad Benari, 11/7/2012, 6:16 AM

Bahrain Follows Qatar, Sends Delegation to Gaza

A high-level Bahraini delegation will arrive in Gaza on Thursday, the Hamas government announces.Elad Benari, 10/31/2012, 3:12 AM

EJP Initiates Dialogue with the Muslim World

A delegation from the European Jewish Parliament (EJP) made a landmark visit to the Kingdom of Bahrain.Elad Benari, 10/26/2012, 2:42 AM

US Destroyer Collides w/ Oil Tanker in Persian Gulf

A US guided missile destroyer collided Sunday with an oil tanker in the Persian Gulf, the US Navy said in a statement. No one was injured.Chana Ya'ar, 8/12/2012, 1:35 PM

Saudi Arabia Police Kill 2 Protesters

Police shot two men to death during a demonstration in the Eastern Province of Saudi Arabia, activists reported Monday.Chana Ya'ar, 7/9/2012, 10:09 PM

Saudi Arabia Warns Iran: 'Don't Interfere in Unity with Bahrain'

Saudi Arabia and Bahrain are moving toward unification, and waring Iran not to interfere.Chana Ya'ar, 5/24/2012, 12:44 PM

Over 120 Wounded in Fresh Bahrain Clashes

Protests marking the one year anniversary of Bahrain's violently suppressed pro-democracy movement have erupted into more violence.Gabe Kahn., 2/15/2012, 10:26 PM

Bahrain Panel to Review Controversial Verdicts

Bahrain to set up a judicial panel to review verdicts that were issued by a court over involvement in anti-government protests.Elad Benari, 1/3/2012, 7:58 AM