Foreign minister briefed on situation in Mosul

ABU DHABI: Foreign Minister H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan called on Tuesday Iraqi Foreign Minister Hoshyar Zebari, who briefed him on the developments in Mosul.

In his conversation with his Iraqi counterpart, Sheikh Abdullah said: “We have been following developments in Mosul with great concern and we also condemn the acts committed by terrorist elements, including terrorising innocent civilians and destruction of property.” Sheikh Abdullah reiterated UAE’s firm stand against terrorism in all its forms. He also renewed support to the stability, security and national unity of Iraq.