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Sep 03, 2014, 16:18 ET

Statement by H.E. Shaikh Abdulla bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Khalifa, Ambassador of the Kingdom of Bahrain to the United States of America

We have received with sincere sadness the news of the brutal beheading of journalist Steven Sotloff, the second such terrorist act perpetrated by...

Aug 22, 2014, 17:37 ET

Statement by H.E. Shaikh Abdulla bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Khalifa, Ambassador of the Kingdom of Bahrain to the United States of America

With our deepest and most sincere sympathy, we offer our condolences to the family, friends and the United States' people over the murder of the...

Sep 25, 2013, 21:35 ET

Bahrain's Ambassador to the United States releases statement in response to President Obama's speech at the UN General Assembly

 Bahrain's Ambassador to the United States, Houda Nonoo, released the following statement on her blog in response to President Barack Obama's...

Jul 04, 2013, 14:02 ET

Ambassador Houda Nonoo of Bahrain Commemorates American Independence Day

Bahrain's Ambassador to the United States Houda Nonoo released the following statement commemorating July 4th in a post on her blog: "Every year...

Jan 17, 2013, 11:09 ET

ProPublica and "Informed Comment" are Uninformed on Bahrain

Bahrain's Ambassador to the United States Houda Nonoo released the following statement today on her blog: ProPublica, the highly respected...

Dec 20, 2012, 09:19 ET

Embassy of the Kingdom of Bahrain Issues Statement on the Release of the U.S. Department of Labor Report on the FTA Submission

 The Embassy of the Kingdom of Bahrain issued the following statement in response to the release of the U.S. Department of Labor's report on...

Nov 06, 2012, 10:32 ET

Ambassador Houda Nonoo Condemns Terror Attacks Against Expatriate Workers In Bahrain

 In a statement yesterday on her blog, Bahrain's Ambassador to the United States Houda Nonoo condemned today's attacks which killed two...

Oct 23, 2012, 11:49 ET

Ambassador Houda Nonoo Condemns Terrorist Attack Against Police, Calls For Inclusive Dialogue In Bahrain

 In a statement released yesterday on her blog, Bahrain's Ambassador to the United States, Houda Nonoo, condemned last week's terrorist attack...

Sep 18, 2012, 14:47 ET

Bahraini Ambassador To US Commemorates Launch Of Interfaith Book At Canadian Embassy

 During remarks at an event marking the release of Three Testaments: Torah, Gospel and Quran at the Canadian Embassy in Washington last week,...

Sep 12, 2012, 16:03 ET

Bahrain Ambassador Promotes Trade And Investment In Speech To DC Business Group

On Monday, Bahrain's ambassador to the United States, Houda Nonoo, discussed the importance of the long-standing U.S.-Bahraini commercial...

Aug 15, 2012, 10:02 ET

Ambassador Nonoo Hosts Interfaith Iftar At Embassy Of Bahrain

 Emphasizing the role religious freedom plays in the life of Bahrain, the Kingdom's Ambassador to the United States Houda Nonoo, hosted a...

Aug 01, 2012, 15:23 ET

Ambassador Houda Nonoo Outlines Bahrain's Progress On Reform In Statement To Congress

Bahrain's Ambassador to the United States demonstrates the government's progress implementing the recommendations of the Bahrain Independent...

May 31, 2012, 07:00 ET

Ambassador Houda Nonoo to answer reader questions on official blog

 Bahrain's Ambassador to the United States, Houda Nonoo, announced in a post on her official blog that she would begin answering reader...

May 07, 2012, 17:42 ET

Bahrain Embassy in the United States Holds Session to Detail Reform Process

Last week, Bahrain's Embassy in Washington, D.C. held a workshop in conjunction with the Association of International Educators' Embassy Dialogue...

Apr 19, 2012, 10:57 ET

Documentary Presents True Account of Circumstances in Bahrain, Bahrain's Ambassador to the U.S. Says

 Last month, more than 50 D.C.-area diplomats and foreign policy experts joined Bahrain's Ambassador to the United States Houda Nonoo for a...

Mar 22, 2012, 16:23 ET

Ambassador Houda Nonoo Highlights Bahrain's Progressive Women's Rights Record, Accepts Leadership Award, in Speech to Annual Women's Center Leadership Conference

 In a speech before the Women's Center's annual Leadership Conference on March 10, Bahrain's Ambassador to the United States Houda Nonoo...

Mar 21, 2012, 17:22 ET

Ambassador Houda Nonoo Praises National Commission's Report, Highlights Bahrain's Ongoing Reform Efforts

Bahrain's Ambassador to the United States, Houda Nonoo, commended the work of Bahrain's National Commission following the submission yesterday of...

Feb 25, 2012, 17:15 ET

Bahrain's Ambassador to the United States Emphasizes Religious Freedom in Speech to Chevy Chase Presbyterian Church

 Bahrain's Ambassador to the United States, Houda Nonoo, highlighted the Kingdom's superlative record in preserving religious freedom in a...

Feb 14, 2012, 16:56 ET

Bahrain's Ambassador to the United States Hails Bilateral Ties, Emphasizes Progress of Reform in Speech to the Chicago Council on Global Affairs

 In a speech before the Chicago Council on Global Affairs, Bahrain's Ambassador to the United States on Monday, Houda Nonoo, hailed the strong...

Feb 14, 2012, 10:34 ET

Bahrain's Ambassador to the U.S. Houda Nonoo Launches Official Blog

To better communicate accurate information to the U.S. public, Bahrain's Ambassador to the United States is undertaking a new mode of...