Bahrain

Bahrain

The Kingdom of Bahrain [ˌbaχʀaɪ̯n] (also Bahrain, Arab البحرين al-Bahrain, DMG al-Baḥrayn) is an existing of 33 islands state (in a bay in the Persian Gulf, east of Saudi Arabia and west of Qatar about 35 km as the crow ). With an area of ​​approximately 750 square kilometers (after artificial nourishments) Archipelago is slightly smaller than the Hamburg city area. The name al-Bahrain in Arabic means "two seas".