Exploring the historic diplomatic ties between the Kingdom of Bahrain and the Federal Republic of Germany.
17.05.1972 - Establishment of diplomatic relations between GERMANY and BAHRAIN
German foreign Minister Hans-Dietrich Genscher visits Bahrain
Minister of State at Foreign Office Jürgen Möllemann visits Bahrain
First flight by Germany›s flag carrier and the country›s largest airline, Lufthansa, to Bahrain
First flight by Bahrain’s flag carrier and airline, Gulf Air flight, from Bahrain to Frankfurt
German Defence Minister, Gerhard Stoltenberg, visits the German demining association in Bahrain
Germany’s Foreign Minister, Klaus Kinkel, visits the capital of Bahrain, Manama.
Bahrain opens its embassy in Bonn, Germany.
Germany opens its first Embassy in Manama.
The German-Bahraini Friendship Society was founded in Manama.
Germany is a permanent guest and attendee at the Manama Dialogue.
German Interior Minister, Otto Schily, visits Bahrain.
German Chancellor, Gerhard Schroeder, visits Bahrain
German Foreign Minister, Walter Steinmeier, visits Bahrain.
German President, Horst Koehler, receives the King of Bahrain, HRH King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa.
HRH King Hamad meets with German Chancellor, Angela Merkel.
German-Bahraini round table takes place every year.
German Chancellor, Angela Merkel, visits Bahrain.
Crown Prince and Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Bahrain, HRH Prince Salman bin Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, meets with German Chancellor, Angela Merkel, in Berlin.
Members of the Kingdom of Bahrain’s Shura Council visit the Federal Republic of Germany.
German parliamentary delegation led by Bundestag Vice-President, Claudia Roth.
2014 – 2019
German business delegation for Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and Yemen organises German Breakfast and Catalog Show in Bahrain.
German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier greets Bahrain‘s Foreign Minister, Shaikh Khalid bin Ahmed bin Mohammed Al Khalifa in Berlin.
30.10.2015His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al-Khalifa received at the Gudaibiya Palace, German Defence Minister Ursula von der Leyen, on the occasion of her participation in the IISS Manama Dialogue 2015. The German Defence Minister and her accompanying delegation were also received by her Bahraini counterpart, Defence Minister of the Kingdom of Bahrain, Lieutenant General Yousef bin Ahmed Al-Jalahma.
German Defence Minister, Ursula von der Leyen, and her accompanying delegation revisit the Kingdom of Bahrain to participate in the 12th edition of Manama Dialogue.
German Foreign Minister, Heiko Maas, meets the Foreign Minister of the Kingdom of Bahrain, Dr. Abdullatif bin Rashid Al-Zayani in Berlin where they held a joint press conference following formal discussions, in the presence of delegations from the two countries.
German Foreign Minister, Annalena Bearbock, meets the Foreign Minister of the Kingdom of Bahrain, Dr. Abdullatif bin Rashid Al-Zayani in Berlin on the sidelines of the Berlin Energy Transition Dialogue Conference.