the two seas

It is one of the islands located in the eastern corner of the Arabian Peninsula in the continent of Asia. The city of Manama is its capital, and its administrative and governmental center. Its area reaches 765.5 km2, and more than 1.234 million people live on it.

The country’s independence dates back to 1971 AD from the United Kingdom of Britain, and its system of government is a constitutional monarchy, and it is ruled by King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, and Mr. Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa is the prime minister.

Southern Governorate

It is considered the largest governorate in Bahrain in terms of area with a total of 4,348 km2, which constitutes 59.7% of the total area of ​​the country, and its population exceeds 45 thousand people. Wadi Al-Sail, Jewar Islands, and Isa.

Isa Town

It is one of the Arab and Islamic cities located in the Asian continent and the Arabian Peninsula. It is administratively affiliated to the Southern Governorate located in the Kingdom of Bahrain. It is located in the northern central corner of Bahrain. The main reason for giving it this name is due to the ruler who took over the reins of the country during the period from 1961 to 1999 AD, Sheikh Isa bin Salman Al Khalifa.

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Isa Town has gone through many phases that affected it, including the following:

  • The city contains hundreds of houses built in a modern style, and these houses are occupied by the middle class.
  • It is one of the few regions in the country that was not represented by any Muslims in the 2002 parliamentary elections; Where he won, Abdul Nabi bin Salman, candidate of the Assembly of the Democratic Progressive and Independent Liberal.
  • The Islamists were able to win the parliamentary elections in 2006 AD, after the victory of the candidate of the National Islamic Platform Association, Ibrahim Al-Hadi.
  • It became one of Bahrain’s municipalities; And that was after it separated from the Central Region Municipality during 1988 AD, and then joined the administrative side of the Central Governorate during the 1990s; However, in 2014, it separated and joined the Southern Governorate.
  • Burning the popular Isa Town market in 2012, which led to the burning of more than 450 shops, and financial losses estimated at thousands of dinars, and the firefighters were unable to control the fire until five hours later.
  • Burning the popular market of Isa Town again in 2014 AD; Where more than 50 shops were burned.

Isa Town

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