Defense Undersecretary and Australian Minister of Defense discuss cooperation

HE Matar Salem Al Dhahiri, Undersecretary of the Ministry of Defense, met today, HE Linda Reynolds, Minister for Defense of Australia, in the presence of HE Arthur Milton Spiro, Australian Ambassador to the UAE, and the accompanying delegation.

During the meeting, HE welcomed the Australian Minister, and discussed the friendly relations and cooperation between the UAE and Australia and the means to develop them in a manner that serves the interests of the two friendly countries.

The two sides reviewed the areas of coordination between the two countries in a number of defence and military affairs, and they 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 a number of senior officers and officials in the Ministry of Defense, and the accompanying delegation of the Australian Minister.