ABU DHABI / WAM
His Highness Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, has reviewed with Jeyhun Bayramov, Azerbaijani Foreign Minister, the strategic relations between the two countries in a number of areas including science, health, technology and education. This came over a phone call between the two diplomats, wherein HH Sheikh Abdullah congratulated Minister Bayramov on his new post and wished him further success.
The two sides also touched on the latest developments related to the Covid-19 pandemic and the two countries’ efforts to contain its spread. They also underlined the importance of accelerating the exchange of expertise and knowledge, intensifying advanced coronavirus detection tests, and supporting international efforts to develop a vaccine. The two sides also commended joint cooperation within the framework of international organisations.
His Highness Sheikh Abdullah also affirmed the distinguished UAE-Azerbaijan ties.
Bayramov, in turn, expressed his country’s aspiration to enhance joint cooperation in all fields, praising support the UAE provided to Azerbaijan to help it curb the spread of the virus.
UAE foreign minister, Armenian counterpart review relations
HH Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan and Zohrab Mnatsakanyan, Armenian Foreign Minister, discussed strategic relations between the two countries and cooperation in various fields including in the health and commercial fronts.
In a telephone call, the two foreign ministers also exchanged views on the latest regional and international developments, as well as issues of mutual interest.
The UAE foreign minister and his Armenian counterpart further reviewed the efforts of the two countries to contain the repercussions of the Covid-19 pandemic.
In this regard, Sheikh Abdullah and Mnatsakanyan noted the importance of enhancing cooperation to contain the virus. HH Sheikh Abdullah further noted that the UAE and Armenia enjoy a continuous growth in relations, highlighting the keenness of both sides to bolster joint cooperation.
Mnatsakanyan, in turn, praised the distinguished cooperation between the two countries in all fields.