The Premier in talks with Dr Kumar.
Bahrain vows to protect expats
Manama, August 16, 2013
Bahrain has pledged to protect expatriates living in the country. The Prime Minister made the pledge during a meeting with Indian Ambassador Dr Mohan Kumar yesterday.
His Royal Highness Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa met the diplomat following an attack on Indian Bachitar Singh on Wednesday by thugs hurling firebombs, said a report in the Gulf Daily News, our sister newspaper.
During his meeting with Dr Kumar, the Premier pledged to exert every possible effort to ensure the expatriate communities in Bahrain remain safe and protected.
The Premier separately hailed the key role played by political societies in protecting the nation, it said.
He commended the National Unity Assembly (NUA) and the Al Fateh gathering for defending the country as he received at Gudaibiya Palace NUA executive committee head Dr Shaikh Abdullatif Al Mahmood and other members. - TradeArabia News Service