Al Bowardi and the Prime Minister of Mali discuss relations of cooperation and friendship

HE Mohammed bin Ahmed Al Bowardi, Minister of State for Defence Affairs, met today at the ministry's headquarters in Abu Dhabi, with HE Bobo Cisse, Prime Minister of the Republic of Mali, who is visiting the country now.

HE welcomed the Prime Minister of the Republic of Mali, and discussed with him the relations of friendship and cooperation between the UAE and the Republic of Mali and means to develop and promote them to serve the interests of the two friendly countries.

The two sides also exchanged views on a number of issues of common concern and the current developments in the region and their evolvement.

The meeting was attended by HE Matar Salem Al Dhahiri, Undersecretary of the Ministry of Defence, a number of senior officers and officials of the Ministry and the delegation accompanying the guest.