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Foreign Minister inaugurates Kingdom of Bahrain Consulate General in Dubai



On the occasion of the visit of His Royal Highness the Crown Prince and Prime Minister, Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, to Dubai to attend the National Day activities at the Kingdom of Bahrain pavilion (Expo Dubai 2020), the Minister of Foreign Affairs, HE Dr. Abdullatif bin Rashid Al-Zayani , inaugurated the Consulate General of the Kingdom of Bahrain in Dubai, in the presence of the Minister of State in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of the United Arab Emirates, HE Khalifa Shaheen Almarar.   

The opening ceremony was attended by the Ambassador of the Kingdom of Bahrain to the United Arab Emirates, HE Ambassador Shaikh Khalid bin Abdullah Al Khalifa, the Consul General of the Kingdom of Bahrain in Dubai, HE Ambassador Saud Hassan Al-Nusuf, and a number of ambassadors and consuls of brotherly and friendly countries accredited to the United Arab Emirates.  



At the beginning of the ceremony, the Foreign Minister unveiled the commemorative plaque, then toured the consulate, and was briefed on the facilities included in the Consulate General.  

On this occasion, the Foreign Minister delivered a speech in which he expressed great pride and appreciation for the depth of the close relations between Bahrain and the brotherly UAE, which reflects cohesion and fraternal solidarity, and demonstrates comprehensive bilateral cooperation in various fields, under the directives of His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, his brother the President of the United Arab Emirates, His Highness Shaikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan.  



The Minister of Foreign Affairs said he was pleased by the opening of the Consulate General of Bahrain in Dubai, on the occasion of the official visit of His Royal Highness the Crown Prince and Prime Minister, Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, to the brotherly United Arab Emirates, expressing his aspiration that the opening of this consulate would be a distinguished step in promoting joint cooperation between the two brotherly countries, and that it would contribute through its diplomatic efforts to serving the interests of Bahraini citizens residing in the UAE, and to promote the Kingdom's relations with brotherly and friendly countries.  

The Minister expressed his sincere thanks and appreciation to the Vice President and Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Shaikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, for the support, interest and comprehensive care provided by the Government of Dubai to facilitate the opening of this consulate, noting the constructive cooperation of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation with the Embassy of Bahrain in Abu Dhabi and its continuous support.    



To conclude, the Foreign Minister wished the Consul General and the consular staff success in performing the tasks and responsibilities entrusted to them in a manner that serves the interests of the Kingdom and its citizens, and promotes brotherly relations and cooperation between the two countries.  

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