TITLE

MIXED MESSAGES FROM MANAMA

AUTHOR(S)
Thomas, Karen
PUB. DATE
June 2000
SOURCE
Middle East;Jun2000, Issue 302, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the state of Bahrain politics in the year or so after Sheikh Hamad Al Khalifa succeeded his late father Sheikh Isa as the country's emir. Reaction of opposition groups' to Sheikh Hamad's assumption of leadership; His move to award several high-profile appointments to senior blood relatives; His promise to the international community to introduce political reforms; Country's relations with the United States.
ACCESSION #
3241666

 

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