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Bahrain, a nation comprising more than 30 islands in the Persian
Gulf, has been at the center of major trade routes since antiquity. In
its modern capital, Manama, the acclaimed Bahrain National Museum
showcases artifacts from the ancient Dilmun civilization that flourished
in the region for millennia. The city's thriving Bab el-Bahrain souk
offers wares from colorful handwoven fabrics and spices to pearls.

Capital: Manama | International Code: BH

Population: 1.332 million | Language: Arabic

Currency: Bahraini dinar | Dialing Code: +973

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