Mohamed bin Zayed gets phone call from U.S. Secretary of Defence

ABU DHABI, 3rd February, 2015 (WAM) — His Highness General Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, this evening received a phone call from the U.S. Secretary of Defence, Chuck Hagel.

Sheikh Mohamed and Hagel discussed bilateral relations and ways to strengthen them in the best interest of the two countries and their friendly peoples. They also discussed cooperation in the military and defence areas as well as coordination between the two countries, focussing on issues to ensure security, stability and peace in the region.

The Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and the U.S. Secretary of Defence exchanged views on the latest developments and a number of issues of mutual concern.