Category Archives: Government

Lebanese prime minister proposes early election amid unrest

Beirut, Lebanese Prime Minister Hassan Diab says he will propose holding early parliamentary elections as protesters clash with police outside parliament.   “I am with [the] Lebanese aspiring for change,” he says on Saturday evening in a televised address.   His proposal for early election comes as protesters, angry with their leaders after Tuesday’s massive

H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed congratulates Sameh Shoukry on signing agreement to demarcate maritime borders between Egypt, Greece

H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, congratulated Sameh Shoukry, Foreign Minister of Egypt, for signing the agreement on the demarcation of maritime borders between Egypt and Greece. In a phone call, Sheikh Abdullah and Shoukry discussed the fraternal relations between the UAE and Egypt and regional and

H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed receives White House Middle Eastern Affairs official

H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, has received Brigadier General Miguel A. Correa, Senior Director for Gulf Affairs, Middle Eastern Affairs Directorate, National Security Council at the Executive Office of the US President. During the meeting – which was held at the Foreign Ministry headquarters in Abu

UAE Foreign Minister, Maltese counterpart discuss bilateral relations

H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, has reviewed prospects of further enhancing relations with Malta in a phone call with Evarist Bartolo, Minister of Foreign and European Affairs of Malta. During the call, the two ministers reviewed a number of regional and international issues of mutual interest,

H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed, Jordanian FM discuss regional developments, bilateral relations

H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation has reviewed the prospects of further enhancing the brotherly relations with Jordan in a phone call with Ayman Al Safadi, the Kingdom’s Minister of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates. During the call, the two top diplomats exchanged views over a number of issues

H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed, Egyptian FM review regional conditions, brotherly relations

H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation has reviewed the prospects of further enhancing the brotherly relations with Egypt in a phone call with its Foreign Minister Samih Shoukri. During the call, the two top diplomats discussed a number of issues of common interest, including the situation in Libya

UAE Foreign Minister, Armenian counterpart review relations, COVID-19 developments

H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, and Zohrab Mnatsakanyan, Armenian Foreign Minister, have discussed strategic relations between the two countries and cooperation in various fields including in the health and commercial fronts. In a telephone call, the two foreign ministers also exchanged views on the latest regional

H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed, Kyrgyz Foreign Minister discuss bilateral relations and efforts to contain pandemic

During a recent phone call, H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, discussed with Chingiz Aidarbekov, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Kyrgyzstan, joint cooperation between the UAE and Kyrgyzstan in the economic, trade, investment, technology, science and food security sectors. Sheikh Abdullah and Aidarbekov also reviewed the latest