Emirates News Agency – Abdullah bin Zayed congratulates new French Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs
Tue 28-06-2022 15:16 PM
ABU DHABI, 28th June, 2022 (WAM) — H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, has congratulated Catherine Colonna, France’s new Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs, on her appointment.
During a phone call, His Highness Sheikh Abdullah wished Minister Colonna success in her new post and underlined the deep-rooted bilateral ties between the UAE and France, as well as their desire to broaden the reach their cooperation to serve their mutual interests.
The two officials exchanged views on a number of regional issues and ways to consolidate the pillars of security and stability so as to realize the nations’ aspiration for peace, stability and development. .
For her part, Minister Colonna hailed the exceptional nature of the bilateral partnership between the United Arab Emirates and France, affirming her country’s desire to strengthen, deepen and develop relations between the two friendly countries in various fields.
The two sides also discussed ways to improve the prospects for bilateral relations, particularly in the fight against climate change, in light of the preparations of the United Arab Emirates to host the 28th session of the Conference of the Parties (COP 28) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change. (UNFCCC) in Abu Dhabi in 2023.
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