Lapid inaugurates embassy in Bahrain, Iran calls visit 'stain that cannot be erased'
October 15, 2021
(JNS) - Israeli Foreign Minister Yair Lapid inaugurated the Jewish state's embassy in Bahrain on Thursday, a year after the two countries signed the Abraham Accords to normalize ties.
"Bahrain, like Israel, encompasses an ancient history along with extraordinary capabilities of the new technological world. Our opportunities are shared, our threats are shared, and they are not far from here," Lapid said in a joint press conference with his Bahraini counterpart, Foreign Minister Abdullatif bin Rashid Al Zayani.
The embassy is located on the 29th floor of the Bahrain World Trade Center in Mana...