Syrian President Bashar Al Assad receives Abdullah bin Zayed in Damascus

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Damascus: Syrian President Bashar Al Assad received Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, in the Syrian capital.

The latest developments in the Middle East and Syria, in addition to a number of regional and international issues of common concern, featured prominently at the meeting, which was held in the presence of Dr Faisal Mekdad, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates in Syria. , Mansour Fadlallah Azzam, Minister of Presidential Affairs, Khalifa Shaheen Al Marar, Minister of State, and Ali Mohammed bin Hammad Al Shamsi, Chairman of the Federal Authority for Identity, Citizenship, Customs and Port Security.


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The two sides also discussed the prospects for strengthening bilateral relations between the two brotherly countries.

Sheikh Abdullah conveyed to President Bashar the greetings of President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan; His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai; and His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces of the United Arab Emirates, and their wishes for stability, progress and prosperity in Syria.

The Syrian President returned his greetings and stressed the strong ties between the two fraternal nations. He also praised the objective positions taken by the United Arab Emirates.


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For his part, Sheikh Abdallah underlined the UAE’s concern to ensure the security, stability and unity of Syria, and its support for all efforts to end the Syrian crisis, consolidate stability in the country and meet the aspirations of the Syrian people for development, progress and prosperity.

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