His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, has received a phone call from the Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.
I received a phone call from the Prime Minister of Canada, Justin Trudeau. We exchanged views on a number of issues of mutual interest as well as the most important regional developments.- ???? ?? ???? (@MohamedBinZayed) January 15, 2020
During the telephone call, Sheikh Mohamed and Trudeau discussed ways to strengthen the strong friendship between the UAE and Canada to serve the interests of the two friendly countries.
The two leaders exchanged views on the latest regional and global developments of mutual interest, particularly the current events in the Middle East, and means to maintain the security, stability and peace of the region and work to contain tension and avoid escalation.
They emphasised the importance of pursuing diplomatic approach and dialogue to address regional issues.
During the call,Sheikh Mohamed also expressed his condolences to Trudeau on the Canadian victims of the Ukrainian plane crash, and the Canadian premier thanked him for his kind feelings.
Earlier on Wednesday,Sheikh Mohamed also received a phone call from German Chancellor Angela Merkel.
Sheikh Mohamedand Merkel discussed ways to enhance bilateral relations in the best interest of the UAE and Germany.
I received a phone call from German Chancellor Angela Merkel, during which we discussed a number of issues of mutual interest, in particular some current developments and the most appropriate ways of dealing with them.- ???? ?? ???? (@MohamedBinZayed) January 15, 2020
They reviewed the latest regional and international developments and stressed the need to put more efforts into reinforcing security and stability in the region.