Countries must devote more resources to fight global extremism, US Secretary of State John Kerry said on Friday, but the battle would falter if it becomes consumed by sectarian division.
Speaking against a backdrop of deadly Islam
Bahrain’s Foreign Minister has said military action against the Islamic State (IS) is part of a broader fight against terrorism that could go on for years.
The country and regional allies Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Jordan and the
Qatari Amir Shaikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani has warned that the US-led fight against Islamic State (IS) militants will not succeed as long as Syrian President Bashar Al Assad remains in power.
"We have to counter terrorism, y
The US and GCC states have pledged to strengthen co-operation to counter the threat of terrorism and enhance economic and trade relations, said a report.
This came during the fourth ministerial meeting of the GCC-US Strategic Co-o
Bahrain has unveiled a new two-pronged strategy to beef up security and counter terrorist threats.
"All measures will be taken to bridge any gaps, and remedy any loopholes through which the scourge of terror may spread to the
Health workers in Bahrain are getting specialist training on how to tackle potentially fatal illnesses among haj pilgrims.
The Bahraini Haj Medical Committee is being equipped with more than 500 types of medicines to protect an es
Bahrain has stressed the need for a global partnership to counter terrorism with resolve and efficacy.
"Terrorism knows no border as no country is spared from its dangers and threats. This requires security and defence strategies t
French President Francois Hollande said opposition forces fighting Islamic State militants in Syria and Iraq should get more Western support but ruled out seeing Syrian President Bashar al-Assad as an ally.
Calling Assad an ally o
Bahrain has achieved remarkable progress in its fight against drugs, according to Interior Minister Shaikh Rashid bin Abdulla Al Khalifa.
On the occasion of the International Day Against Drug Abuse and Il