Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed meets with president of Uganda

Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi Deputy Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces, met with Ugandan president Yoweri Museveni on Tuesday to discuss international developments and ways to support and develop bilateral relations in economic, investments and trade fields.
Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces, receives Uganda president Yoweri Museveni at Al Mushrif Palace. Mohamed Al Hammadi / Crown Prince Court - Abu Dhabi
Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces, receives Uganda president Yoweri Museveni at Al Mushrif Palace. Mohamed Al Hammadi / Crown Prince Court - Abu Dhabi

Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi Deputy Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces, met with Ugandan president Yoweri Museveni on Tuesday to discuss international developments and ways to support and develop bilateral relations in economic, investments and trade fields.

The two also addressed the importance of cooperation in development and social aspects.

An official reception ceremony was held at Al Mushrif Palace for the Ugandan’s president, where a band played his national anthem followed by a 21-gun salute using cannons.

Sheikh Mohammed said building a strong and diverse economic and business partnership between the UAE and Uganda will strengthen relations of friendship and cooperation, reported Wam, the state news agency. He added that the UAE is keen to expand relations with all friendly countries in an atmosphere of trust, respect and mutual understanding.

Mr Museveni said that his country is also interested in promoting and developing mechanisms of joint cooperation with the UAE, adding that he was happy with the positive development of the relations between the two countries.

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Published: December 8, 2014 04:00 AM

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