Wedding set for Bahrain and Saudi royal families

MANAMA — Bahrain says the son of the nation’s King and the daughter of Saudi Arabia’s Monarch have agreed to wed — further cementing ties boosted by cooperation to crush pro-reform protests.

By (AP)

Published: Fri 17 Jun 2011, 2:50 PM

Last updated: Tue 7 Apr 2015, 9:21 AM

An announcement on the official Bahrain News Agency saysHis Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa of Bahrainsigned a marriage contract on Thursday with the daughter of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah.

The Friday report did not give the woman’s name or when the ceremony would occur.

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