His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, has received a telephone call from US President Barack Obama who briefed him on the final nuclear deal about Iran’s nuclear programme and the guarantees provided for in the agreement.
H.H. Sheikh Mohamed expressed the hope that this agreement would put an end to Iran’s military nuclear ambitions and bolster the hope for making the region free of weapons of mass destruction (WMD) to consolidate the foundations of regional and international peace and stability.
During the telephone call, President Obama emphasised that the United States will strengthen its partnership with the members of the Cooperation Council for the Arab States of the Gulf (GCC) to counter all security challenges.
The two sides touched upon the situation in Yemen and the Arab coalition’s efforts to back legitimacy and restore the Yemeni people’s hope for stability.
They also touched upon friendly cooperation and relations between their two countries and ways of promoting and enhancing these relations to serve their common interests.
The two sides exchanged views on a number of issues of common concern and the latest developments in the region.