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Sheikh Abdullah with Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu. Image Credit: WAM

Abu Dhabi: Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, and Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu discussed enhancing cooperation between the two nations.

This came as the UAE’s top diplomat received his Turkish Counterpart in Abu Dhabi, where they reviewed the outcome of the official visit recently paid by His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, to Turkey, at the invitation of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.

The two ministers also exchanged views on the situation in the region and discussed a number of regional and international issues of common interest.

Sheikh Abdullah underlined the UAE’s desire to strengthen bilateral relations and joint cooperation between the two nations.

Prior to the meeting, the two ministers signed an MoU between the Anwar Gargash Diplomatic Academy and Diplomacy Academy of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkey.

The meeting was attended by Khalifa Shaheen Al Marar, Minister of State.