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    Author Robert Service on ‘Putin’s Czarist Folly’ (© 2014 The New York Times.)

    Oxford, England — Russian school textbooks praise Peter the Great as an industrializer and cultural visionary who turned his country into a European power. Russia became feared but also respected by its neighbors, and Peter is…

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    U.S. Embassy Participates in Embassies Annual Bazaar

    On March 16th the U.S. Embassy in Manama, represented by Mrs. Tracy Roberts and a group of volunteers from the Embassy community and the American Women’s Association, participated in the annual International Embassies Bazaar held...

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    Statement from the U.S. Embassy

    As a standard practice, the U.S. Embassy regularly engages with all parties in Bahrain that are committed to non-violence. However, recent reports on social media regarding an alleged meeting between the U.S. Ambassador to Bahrain and members of the opposition last week in Budaiya are completely fabricated...

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    Students Learn About U.S. Culture

    On March 5th, General Services Officer Joy Yamamura and English Language Fellow Holly Formolo visited the American Cultural and Educational Center for presentations to English Access Program students on various aspects of American Culture...

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    CDA Opens ISN University Fair

    U.S. Embassy Chargé d’Affaires Timothy Pounds opened the American Education Expo for spring 2014 at the Intercontinental Hotel. During the fair, which was hosted by ISN, admissions representatives of more than fifteen American universities met... 

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    English Language Teacher Training Program

    Dr. William Acton and Mrs. Suzy Acton, English Language Specialists from Trinity Western University in Vancouver, British Columbia conducted a one-week teacher training program in Bahrain. During the visit, Dr. Acton delivered a plenary address at the 3rd ELTPN Conference before nearly 300 teachers... 

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    U.S. Embassy Team Participates in “Bahrain Ninja” Competition

    A team from the U.S. Embassy participated in the week-long “Bahrain Ninja” competition hosted by the General Organization for Youth and Sports at Bahrain stadium. Designed... 

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    American Calligrapher visits Bahrain

    The U.S. Embassy sponsored the visit of American Calligrapher Everitte Barbee to Bahrain from February 2-5. During his program Everitte met with local calligraphers and artists and conducted workshops at schools, universities and the American Art Space at Al-Riwaq Art Gallery... 

  • Embassy Organizes a Cleanup of Reef Island Shore
    Embassy Organizes a Cleanup of Reef Island Shore

    On Saturday February 1, staff and family members from the U.S. Embassy in Manama organized a cleanup of the south shore of Reef Island. With support from Reef Island Facilities Management, the group worked throughout the afternoon, even casting nets into the water to fish out trash...