Manama, His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa today at the Safriya Palace received US Ambassador to Bahrain, Justin Hicks Siberell, accompanied with Vice Admiral Scott Stearney, Commander of the US Naval Forces Central Command, Combined Maritime Forces, US 5th fleet.
HM the King praised the Bahraini-US longstanding relations and solid partnerships highlighted by respect, trust and joint coordination in the interest of the two countries. He noted the mutual keenness of the two leaderships to constantly boost them in various field, chiefly military and defence.
HM the King underlined Bahrain's support for the US pivotal role, in collaboration with Arab and friendly countries, in maintaining the international peace, security and stability.
Source: Bahrain News Agency