Syrian and Emirati presidents discuss positive dynamics in the Middle East
DOHA (Sputnik) – The Presidents of the United Arab Emirates and Syria, Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed al-Nahyan and Bashar al-Assad, respectively discussed positive dynamics in the Middle East and ways to achieve stability in Arab countries , Assad’s office said on Sunday.
“The talks focused on bilateral relations between the countries and ways to strengthen them… The negotiations also focused on the positive dynamics in the region and the importance of achieving stability for the progress and prosperity expected by the peoples of these changes,” Assad said. office said on Telegram.
He added that the Emirati and Syrian leaders discussed the development of economic cooperation.
The United Arab Emirates became the second Persian Gulf country visited by Assad after the devastating earthquake that struck Syria and Turkey in early February. Abu Dhabi has already allocated $100 million to Syria and sent hundreds of tons of humanitarian aid to the country to alleviate the consequences of the natural disaster.