• John Paxton
Part of the The Statesman’s Yearbook book series (SYBK)


Treaties with Britain of 1882 and 1892 were replaced by a treaty of friendship which was signed on 15 Aug. 1971. Under the earlier treaties Britain had been responsible for Bahrain’s defence and foreign relations. On the same day Bahrain declared its independence.


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  1. statistical information. Ministry of Information, P.O. Box 253 Manama. Superintendent-General of Information: Shaikh Isa bin Mohammed Al-KhalifaGoogle Scholar
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© Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1973

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