Ministry of Foreign Affairs hosts farewell gathering for US Ambassador

ABU DHABI: The Ministry of Foreign Affairs today hosted a farewell ceremony in honour of US Ambassador, Michael Corbin, to mark the end of his tenure in the country.

During the ceremony, which was held at the InterContinental Hotel, Mohammad Mir Abdullah Al Raisi, Acting Under-Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, commended the ambassador’s role in strengthening the relations between the two countries, wishing him success in his future endeavours.

The US ambassador expressed his appreciation and thanks to the country officials and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in particular for their co-operation during his tenure, which he said contributed to the consolidation of the bonds of friendship and the strengthening of bilateral relations between the UAE and his country.

The ceremony was attended by a number of ministry officials, other officials, and the heads of Arab and foreign diplomatic missions accredited to the UAE.

SOURCE: WAM