Bahrain’s veteran PM departs

Issue 1114 - 12 Nov 2020

Long-serving Prime Minister Prince Khalifa Bin Salman Al-Khalifa died on the morning of 11 November at the Mayo Clinic in the United States, less than a fortnight before his 85th birthday. He is the third major Gulf political figure to die this year, following Sultan Qaboos Bin Said Al-Said of Oman in January and Emir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmed Al-Jaber Al-Sabah of Kuwait in September.

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