Abdullatif Al-Zayani to be appointed as Bahrain’s FM

MANAMAH, Bahraini King Hamad bin Isa Al-Khalifa appointed GCC Secretary General Abdullatif Al-Zayani as upcoming Minister of Foreign Affairs.

In a statement published by Bahrain News Agency (BNA) on Thursday, Bahraini Crown Prince received Al-Zayani, hailing his efforts to boost ties with the GCC states.

He told Al-Zayani that King Hamad is set to appoint him as Foreign Minister once his term as GCC Secretary General ends in March.

Moreover, the Crown Prince applauded the efforts of current Foreign Minister Sheikh Khaled bin Ahmad on regional and international levels, wishing him the best of luck in his upcoming position as advisor to the Bahraini King for diplomatic affairs.

Source: Kuwait News Agency