Bahrain backs Riyadh in its opposition to Canada’s intervention in Saudi affairs

Monday 6th Aug 2018
H.M. KING HAMAD BIN ISA AL KHALIFA

H.M. KING HAMAD BIN ISA AL KHALIFA

Bahrain gives full solidarity to Saudi Arabia in opposition to external interference in its internal affairs, according to a statement issued by the country’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

“Bahrain also confirms its absolute support for the measures taken by the Kingdom in response to the statements made by the Canadian Minister of Foreign Affairs and the Canadian Embassy in Riyadh, on what they called civil society activists,” the statement read.

It added that “Bahrain regrets Canada’s position, based on totally erroneous information that have nothing to do with reality on the ground, it absolutely rejects its unacceptable intervention in Saudi internal affairs.”

“Bahrain affirms that it stands with the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in all the measures it has taken to maintain its security and stability, stressing the need to respect the Saudi regulations and judiciary and abide by the norms and conventions governing international relations.”


More News

Derasat-UoB cooperation enhanced

Manama, Aug. 12 (BNA): As part of the constructive and fruitful coordination between the Bahrain Centre for Strategic, International and Energy Studies “Derasat” and the University of Bahrain, a memorandum of cooperation was signed today […]

Bahrain-US relations praised

Manama, Aug. 12 (BNA): Speaker Ahmed Ibrahim Al Mulla praised the Bahrain-US historic strategic relations nurtured by His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa and President Donald J. Trump. Al Mulla affirmed Bahrain’s constantly […]

Strong Bahraini-Thai relations praised

Manama, Aug. 12 (BNA): His Royal Highness Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa received at Gudaibiya Palace today Thai Ambassador to Bahrain Thanis Na Songkhla who was accompanied by his Deputy Hathaichanok Frumau […]

HRH Premier receives KFCA director-general

Manama, Aug. 12 (BNA): His Royal Highness Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa has stressed that the King Fahd Causeway is an important border crossing that geographically links two brotherly countries, whose peoples’ […]