The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud met at the Royal Court at Mina Palace here today with Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces of the United Arab Emirates, in the presence of His Royal Highness Prince Mohammad bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, the Crown Prince, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense.
At the outset of the meeting, theCrown Prince of Abu Dhabi conveyed the congratulations of Sheikh Khalifa binZayed Al Nahyan, President of the United Arab Emirates, to the King, on theoccasion of Eid Al-Adh-ha, who sent back his congratulations to the president.
During the meeting, they reviewed theclose brotherly relations between the two countries and discussed thesituations in the region, especially in the Yemeni arena and the effortsexerted towards it.
The meeting was attended by PrinceTurki bin Mohammed bin Fahd bin Abdulaziz, Minister of State and Member of theCabinet; and Prince Abdulaziz bin Saud bin Naif bin Abdulaziz, Minister ofInterior, who is also Chairman of the Supreme Hajj Committee.
The meeting was also attended on theUAE side by Sheikh Tahnoun bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the National Security Advisor;Ali bin Hammad Al-Shamsi, Deputy Secretary-General of the Supreme NationalSecurity Council; and Sheikh Shakhbout bin Nahyan Al Nahyan, UAE Ambassador tothe Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.