Thu 10-12-2020 22:40 PM
LONDON, 10th December 2020 (WAM) – As part of his visit to the United Kingdom, His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, met Thursday in London with HRH Prince Charles Philips, Prince of Wales.
Sheikh Mohamed and the heir apparent to the British throne, discussed the historical ties of friendship and cooperation between the UAE and the United Kingdom, as well as the ongoing international efforts to mitigate the impact of COVID-19.
Sheikh Mohamed and Prince Charles also exchanged views on regional and international developments of mutual interest.
During the meeting, attended by H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Sheikh Mohamed thanked Prince Charles for the warm hospitality.
He conveyed the greetings of President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan to H.M. Queen Elizabeth II and to Prince Philip, and his wishes to them for good health.
Sheikh Mohamed underlined the privileged relations between the UAE and the UK, saying the growing bonds between the two nations are not limited to economic and commercial fields, but extend to cultural and educational domains. He expressed his wishes for further progress and prosperity to the British people.
Prince Charles welcomed Sheikh Mohamed’s visit to the UK and thanked him for his noble feelings and solidarity with the people of the UK during these challenging times the world is currently going through.
The meeting was attended by Mansour Abdullah Balhoul Al Falasi, UAE Ambassador to the UK, and Mohamed Mubarak Al Mazrouei, the Undersecretary of the Crown Prince Court of Abu Dhabi.
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