Mohamed bin Zayed meets Saudi Defence Minister

ABU DHABI, 22nd 2015 (WAM) – His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces met here today at the sidelines of International Defence Exhibition (IDEX 2015) with HRH Prince Mohamed bin Salman bin Abdul Aziz, Saudi Defence Minister, Chief of the Royal Court and Special Aisor to the Custodian of the Tow Holy Mosques.

Sheikh Mohamed welcomed Prince Mohamed bin Salman and wished the Saudi companies taking part in IDEX a success participation at the event.

Sheikh Mohamed discussed with Prince Mohamed bin Salman ways to enhance fraternal relations between the UAE and Saudi Arabia. they also reviewed cooperation in military and defence fields, in the light of the two countries’ keenness to realize their common strategic interests in maintaining stability in the region and in confronting all challenges facing it.

The meeting also touched on the important role played by IDEX in showcasing the latest in defence and military manufacturing technology, as well as research and development on defence affairs.