Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa – Bahrainis are better off than…

Bahrainis are better off than many other Arabs. We have a welfare state, everybody gets…


“Bahrainis are better off than many other Arabs. We have a welfare state, everybody gets a salary whether they have a job or not. Electricity and food are subsidized school and healthcare are free. And we don’t differentiate between Bahrainis and foreigners. We are very proud of that.”
-Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa

Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa – Sectarian divide has created a…

Sectarian divide has created a schism in our society that is a major challenge. As…


“Sectarian divide has created a schism in our society that is a major challenge. As monarch of all Bahrainis, it pains me to see many harmed by the actions of a few. And yet I am optimistic and have faith in our people. We all realize that now is the time to strike a balance between stability and gradual reform.”
-Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa