Bahrain builds a £30-million harbour to keep the Royal Navy’s £6-billion fleet of Type-45 destroyers in. Baron Richards is an adviser to the King and government of Bahrain, as well as being a senior fellow at International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS), a private think tank advising the UK government of such military matters. IISS is funded by the Bahrain government.

Baron Richards Bahrain port

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