Iranians in Bahrain

The Iranians in Bahrain or Ajam (Arabic: عجم‎) are a community of Persians in Bahrain. They have traditionally been merchants living in a specific quarters of Manama and Muharraq. They mostly adhere to the Shia sect of Islam. In the Manama Souq, many Ajam are clustered in the neighborhoods of Mushbir and Fareeq el-Makharqa.

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