UAE welcomes initiative by Saudi King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz

ABU DHABI: The UAE has welcomed the successful initiative made by King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, of the sisterly nation of Saudi Arabia, for his dedication to heal the rift between the State of Qatar and the Arab Republic of Egypt, along with helping to open a new page between the two countries and to strengthen the bonds of brotherhood and cooperation between them.

In a statement, H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Foreign Minister, said, “The initiative by King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz will have a significant positive impact in promoting solidarity among all Arab countries, and marks the beginning of a blessed new phase of joint Arab action that will consolidate the bonds of brotherhood and cooperation between them so they can stand in the face of joint challenges.” H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed also stressed the UAE’s appreciation of the efforts made by King Abdullah, and the response of His Highness Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani, Emir of Qatar, and Egyptian President, Abdul Fattah Al-Sisi, to these efforts.

SOURCE: WAM