Amir, UAE president discuss ways to boost relations, joint Gulf action

His Highness the Amir of the State of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani and President of the sisterly United Arab Emirates HH Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan discussed the relations between the two sisterly countries and ways to support and consolidate them across various fields, especially with regard to bolstering the bonds of fraternal cooperation for the good and interest of the two brotherly peoples, in addition to enhancing joint Gulf action.

During the talks they held in Abu Dhabi, HH the Amir and HH the President of the UAE also discussed the latest regional and global developments and exchanged views on several current issues of common concern, especially the latest developments in the Gaza Strip and the occupied Palestinian territories.

The two sides affirmed the support for efforts to reach ceasefire in the Gaza Strip and reach a comprehensive and lasting peace based on the two-state solution that preserves the security and stability of the region.

The talks session was attended by HH Personal Representative of HH the Amir Sheikh Jassim bin Hamad Al Thani, Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs HE Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman bin Jassim Al Thani, Minister of Interior and Commander of the Internal Security Force (Lekhwiya) HE Sheikh Khalifa bin Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani; Chief of the Amiri Diwan HE Sheikh Saoud bin Abdulrahman Al Thani, Head of the State Security HE Abdullah bin Mohammed Al Khulaifi, along with members of the official delegation accompanying HH the Amir.

On the UAE’s side, it was attended by HH Vice President, Deputy Prime Minister and Chairman of the Presidential Court, Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan; HH Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi, Sheikh Khaled bin Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan; HH Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of the Interior Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan; HH Sheikh Hamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan; HE Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan; and HE Advisor for Special Affairs at the Presidential Court Sheikh Mohammed bin Hamad bin Tahnoun Al Nahyan.