President His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan on Wednesday held a fraternal consultative meeting with leaders of a number of brotherly countries. His Highness Sheikh Mohamed held the meeting with Sultan Haitham bin Tariq of Oman; King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa of Bahrain; Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani of Qatar; King Abdullah II ibn Al Hussein of Jordan and President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi of Egypt.
The fraternal meeting – held in the capital, Abu Dhabi, under the title “Prosperity and Stability in the Region” – aims to consolidate and deepen cooperation between the brotherly countries across various sectors that serve development, prosperity and stability in the region through cooperation and regional integration.
The leaders discussed fraternal relations between their countries and various tracks of joint cooperation and coordination in all fields that serve their people’s aspirations. Regional and international issues were discussed, as well as the challenges the region faces in terms of security, economics, and politics. These challenges required the need to coordinate positions and strengthen joint Arab action to combat these challenges, in order to ensure a more stable future for the region’s peoples.
Their mutual keenness for communication, consultation and continuous coordination towards various transformations in the region and the world was reiterated, as were the deep-rooted historical ties between them. To create a better future for all people in the region, they stressed cooperation between their countries and other Arab nations.
The group stressed the importance of positive neighborliness, sovereignty respect, and non-interference in internal affairs. During a turbulent world, His Highness Sheikh Mohamed and the leaders stressed the importance of cooperation and economic and development partnerships between their nations and at the Arab level.