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In 1958 Manama was declared free port. In 1971 Manama became capital of independent Bahrain.
The government is appointed by the King of Bahrain
Since March 1999 as Emir and February 2002 as King.
247.8 sq. mi. (smallest Arab nation)
15 August. United Kingdom
Manama. National flag carrier
There are a number of differing figures given for the area of Bahrain. They range between 619 km² and 728 km².
Daily Bahraini newspaper published in Arabic. Manama, Bahrain
The Al Khalifa clan belongs to the Anizah tribe that migrated from Najd to Kuwait in the early Eighteenth Century.