Bahrain's Prime Minister Prince Khalifa Bin Salman Al Khalifa pictured at the Asia Cooperation Dialogue summit in Bangkok, Thailand, in 2016. Photo: Reuters Bahrain's Prime Minister Prince Khalifa Bin Salman Al Khalifa pictured at the Asia Cooperation Dialogue summit in Bangkok, Thailand, in 2016. Photo: Reuters
Bahrain's Prime Minister Prince Khalifa Bin Salman Al Khalifa pictured at the Asia Cooperation Dialogue summit in Bangkok, Thailand, in 2016. Photo: Reuters

World’s longest-serving prime minister, Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa of Bahrain, dies at 84 after 50 years on job

  • Prince Khalifa’s power and wealth could be seen everywhere in the small nation off the coast of Saudi Arabia that is home to the US Navy’s 5th Fleet
  • He survived the 2011 Arab spring protests that demanded his ousting over corruption allegations, but died on Wednesday at a clinic in the US

Topic |   Middle East
Bahrain's Prime Minister Prince Khalifa Bin Salman Al Khalifa pictured at the Asia Cooperation Dialogue summit in Bangkok, Thailand, in 2016. Photo: Reuters Bahrain's Prime Minister Prince Khalifa Bin Salman Al Khalifa pictured at the Asia Cooperation Dialogue summit in Bangkok, Thailand, in 2016. Photo: Reuters
Bahrain's Prime Minister Prince Khalifa Bin Salman Al Khalifa pictured at the Asia Cooperation Dialogue summit in Bangkok, Thailand, in 2016. Photo: Reuters
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