Embassy of Kingdom of Bahrain in Japan holds celebrations marking National Days
The Embassy of the Kingdom of Bahrain in Japan held a reception ceremony in Tokyo marking the Kingdom’s national days celebrations on 16 and 17 December, in commemoration of the establishment of the modern Bahraini state as an Arab and Muslim country founded by Ahmed Al-Fateh in 1783, the 48th anniversary of its full membership in the United Nations, and the anniversary of His Majesty the King’s accession to the throne, which was held at the United States Institute of Peace in Washington, DC.
The ceremony was attended by the Japanese State Minister for Foreign Affairs, Suzuki Keisuke, the president of the House of Councilors, Akiko Santo, the President of Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency, Yamakawa Hiroshi, and a number of prominent officials in the Japanese government, members of the Parliament, Ambassadors, heads of diplomatic missions, diplomats in Japan, as well as a group of businessmen, press and Bahraini students.
Ambassador Ahmed Al-Doseri delivered a speech in which he extended congratulations to His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, His Royal Highness the Prime Minister, Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa and His Royal Highness the Crown Prince, Deputy Supreme Commander and First Deputy Prime Minister, Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, on this occasion.
He noted the historic relations between the Kingdom of Bahrain and Japan, highlighting their development in all fields. He also affirmed the Kingdom’s keenness to further develop cooperation with Japan in the interest of both countries and people.
The Japanese Minister of State for Foreign Affairs stressed the importance of relations between the two countries, praising the recent visit of His Royal Highness the Crown Prince to Japan for the inauguration of Emperor Naruhito. He also congratulated the Bahraini attendees on the occasion and hailed the achievements on the Kingdom in all areas.