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Manamah, Al (äl mänäm`ä), town (1991 pop. 127,578), capital, commercial center, and largest city of BahrainBahrain
, officially Kingdom of Bahrain, constitutional monarchy and archipelago (2005 est. pop. 688,300), 266 sq mi (689 sq km), in the Persian Gulf. The two main islands are Bahrain and Al Muharraq, connected by a causeway.
..... Click the link for more information. , on the Persian Gulf. It has oil refineries and light industries and is a free port. The National Museum and a Qur'an museum are in the town, and the command of the U.S. Fifth Fleet is based there. A causeway links the town with the island of Al Muharraq.
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The survey involved face-to-face interviews with 550 respondents from different households in Al Manamah
the capital, Al Janubiyah, Al Muharraq, Al Wusta and Al Shamaliyah selected randomly in a manner proportionate to the population distribution according to official figures.
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, the fifth A7 ship from Hyundai, was handed over at a specially-organised delivery and naming ceremony held at Ulsan in Korea.
It's an amazing event with each of us running one leg and then being packed into cars to take us to the starting point for another," said Bell, who was making his seventh visit to the resort of Al Manamah