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Bahrain press headlines

Manama, Aug.22 (BNA): Bahrain dailies issued today focused in their principal headlines on the main local, Arab and international events which happened over the past 24 hours.

Here is a round-up of the main press headlines:

- His Majesty the King performs the Eid Al-Adha prayers.

-HM the King exchanges Eid greets with President al-Sisi and Saudi princes.

- King Salman bin Abdulaziz receives Shaikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al-Khalifa at Mina Palace.

- Shura Council chairman and Council of Representatives Speaker hail the role of HRH Princess Sabeeka in promoting women’s status and empowerment.

 -Interior Ministry announces ban on entry visas to qataris.

Sitra abattoir resumes work after three-year closure.

Works, Municipalities and Urban Planning Ministry scrutinizes 26 projects as part of the quality assurance programme.

-Electricity minister stresses the importance of cooperation with companies producing wind energy.

-University of Bahrain lined up 140 activities to hone students’ skills and talents.

-Manama Centre for Human Rights backs ban on issuing entry visas to Qatari citizens.

-Iranian actress who criticized her country’s economy questioned.

-London asks Washington to exert more efforts in confronting Russia.

-Over 2 million pilgrims celebrate the first day of Eid Al-Adha.