Canada boosts ties with Bahrain

Two high-level visits this spring show a budding relationship, but concerns over human rights remain.

Bahraini Crown Prince Salman bin Hamad Al-Khalifa stands behind Foreign Minister Shaikh Khalid bin Ahmed Al-Khalifa with his Canadian counterpart John Baird, seated, and Finance Minister Jim Flaherty in Ottawa on June 4.
Ally Foster
Published: Wednesday, 06/12/2013 12:00 am EDT


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