Dubai: Bahrain has told a senior US diplomat, who has met with representatives of the country’s opposition, that he was “unwelcome” in the kingdom and should “leave immediately.” The foreign ministry accused US Assistant Secretary of State for Democracy, Human Rights and Labour, Tom Malinowski, of meddling in Bahrain’s internal affairs according to AFP.

The ministry said Malinowski met “with a particular party to the detriment of other interlocutors”, an apparent reference to the Shiite-led opposition in Sunni-ruled Bahrain.

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