ROME, 15th July, 2017 (WAM) -- Italian Prime Minister, Paolo Gentiloni, received today H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation in Rome.
H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed conveyed the greetings of Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, and His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, and Their Highnesses well wishes of prosperity for Italy and its peoples.
During the meeting, the two sides exchanged views on a number of regional and international issues of mutual concern.
Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan emphasised the strategic relations between the two countries and the UAE's keenness to continue strengthening them in all fields.
Prime Minister Gentiloni welcomed the visit of Sheikh Abdullah, stressing the importance of the strategic relations between the two countries.
Gentiloni conveyed his greetings to His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum and His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan. He also praised the UAE's leading position on both regional and international levels.
The meeting was attended by Saqr Nasser Al Raisi, UAE Ambassador to the Republic of Italy.