27 April, 2017
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Bahrain: King Hamad meetings and travel
King Hamad Bin Isa Al-Khalifa held talks on 10 April with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas. Prime Minister Prince Khalifa Bin Salman Al-Khalifa was in attendance. That was followed on 13 April with talks with Philippines President Rodrigo Roa Duterte. In between, the king attended the King Abdelaziz Camel Festival in Saudi Arabia, at the invitation of King Salman Bin Abdelaziz Al-Saud. He was the only visiting monarch to attend as other Gulf rulers sent more junior representatives. On 25 April, King Hamad held talks in Manama with visiting Thai prime minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha.