Turkey’s President landed in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Monday for a two-day visit.
The Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi, Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al-Nahyan, and the UAE’s Deputy Prime Minister, Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al-Nahyan, greeted him upon his arrival in Abu Dhabi.
At the Al-Watan Palace, Sheikh Mohamed observed an honour guard welcome for Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
Sheikh Mohamed and Erdogan addressed bilateral relations as well as exciting new opportunities for collaboration and cooperative effort between the UAE and Turkey in a variety of disciplines that benefit both countries.
They also discussed a variety of Middle East problems and events, emphasizing that the two nations agree on the need of supporting initiatives and diplomatic solutions aimed at boosting regional security, peace, and stability.
The crown prince expected that the visit would provide “further momentum to strengthening cooperation and building a new prosperous phase of partnerships” that would benefit the two nations, their peoples, and the region.
Sheikh Mohamed praised Turkey’s condemnation of Houthi terrorist assaults on civilian targets in the UAE, as well as Ankara’s support with the country in the face of such crimes.