Abu Dhabi (WAM)
His Excellency Sheikh Shakhbut bin Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister of State, received Christophe Lutondula Abala, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, at the General Court of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation in Abu Dhabi. During the meeting, His Excellency Sheikh Shakhbout praised the great progress in relations between the UAE and the Democratic Republic of the Congo, stressing that there are many opportunities to develop, strengthen and push them forward in various fields for the benefit of the two friendly countries and peoples. His Excellency conveyed the greetings of His Highness Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation to His Excellency Abala and his accompanying delegation, and his wishes to the government and people of the Democratic Republic of the Congo for further progress and prosperity in all fields. The two sides discussed bilateral relations and ways to enhance them in various fields to achieve the common interests of the two friendly countries and benefit their peoples. They also discussed a number of issues, including the efforts made by the UAE and the Democratic Republic of the Congo in the fight against terrorism, in addition to a number of regional and international issues of relevance. common interest.