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

Bahrain Stages Violent Raid on Opposition HQ

One month after admitting the use of 'excessive force' against protesters, Bahraini security forces stage a violent raid on the opposition.Gabe Kahn., 12/24/2011, 9:06 PM

Day 3 of Riots in Bahrain

Protesters riot in Bahrain for a third day, with minority Shi'ites demanding more rights from the Sunni monarchy in renewed unrest.Chana Ya'ar, 12/20/2011, 4:12 AM

Bahrain Charges Syria With Stirring Unrest

Bahrain's King Hamad says Iran's key ally Syria is training the opposition leaders and provocateurs who are stoking unrest in his domain Gabe Kahn., 12/13/2011, 8:28 PM