Abdullah bin Zayed participates in GCC meeting with US Secretary of State in Munich

MUNICH, 7th February, 2015 (WAM) — UAE Foreign Minister H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan participated in the ministerial meeting on Friday between the GCC’s foreign ministers and US Secretary of State John Kerry, on the margins of the Munich Security Conference.

The GCC foreign ministers discussed with Kerry ways to further solidify joint strategic relations and cooperation in political, economic and security fields. Also discussed were methods to strengthen coordination in GCC-US policies regarding political, security and military concerns.

Further, the ministers exchanged views on current regional and international developments on the conference’s agenda, the foremost being the progress in the Middle East peace process, efforts being made to resolve the Syrian crisis, Iran’s nuclear programme, methods to confront the danger posed by terrorist organisation Daesh, as well as the latest developments in Yemen and the need to adhere to the GCC initiative, the legitimacy of President Abd Rabo Mansdour Hadi and all Security Council’s relevant resolutions.