The court also jailed 53 people for life on terrorism charges
Bahrain previously said that it has discovered the largest oil and gas field in the history of the small kingdom, which unlike its Gulf neighbors is not energy-rich.
Aslan Rasmussen was still at Bahrain International Airport early afternoon waiting to leave the country, according to the Danish foreign ministry.
Recent months have seen tit-for-tat accusations of airspace breaches between Qatar, Bahrain and UAE
Egyptian army chief-of-staff and Bahrain's intelligence czar discuss burgeoning military cooperation
Court upholds death sentences against two Bahraini citizens convicted earlier of killing policeman
Case dates back to 2016 when remote-control bomb killed schoolteacher outside capital Manama
Death penalty is the first by the court since it was established seven years ago
Foreign Ministry urges Bahraini citizens in Iran to leave immediately and to take utmost caution
All flights to Bahrain Airport had been cancelled due to heavy fog
Since 2011 popular revolt, Bahrain has witnessed sporadic attacks on security personnel
Sheikh Qassim, in his late 70s, is a spearhead of Bahrain's opposition movement demanding an elected government in the Shiite-majority kingdom, which has been ruled for more than two centuries by the Sunni Al-Khalifa dynasty.
Saudi Aramco linked the fire to "vandalism".
Emergency services brought the blaze under control after it was discovered early Saturday, it said, adding that national oil company Bapco had turned off the flow of oil.
Measure ‘constitutes a flagrant violation of agreements and resolutions of Gulf Cooperation Council
Decision taken to ‘prevent kingdom’s openness to tourists and visitors being misused to undermine security and stability’
Sheikh Khalid bin Ahmed al-Khalifa says Bahrain will not participate in the Gulf Cooperation Council if Qatar does
The visit comes amid a Gulf crisis
Bahraini king meets top diplomats from countries in Qatar blockade
Earlier this week, Doha rejected bloc’s 13-point list of demands, describing them as an affront to Qatar's sovereignty
"The disagreement with Qatar is a political and security dispute and has never been military," Sheikh Khalid bin Ahmed al-Khalifa said on Twitter.