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UAE Foreign Minister, Iranian counterpart discuss efforts to contain COVID-19

  • عبدالله بن زايد يجري اتصالا مرئيا مع وزير الخارجية الإيراني
  • عبدالله بن زايد يجري اتصالا مرئيا مع وزير الخارجية الإيراني

ABU DHABI, 2nd August, 2020 (WAM) -- H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, and Mohammad Javad Zarif, Iranian Foreign Minister, have exchanged Eid Al Adha greetings.

This came during a video call, wherein the ministers reviewed the efforts of the two countries to contain the repercussions of the COVID-19 pandemic.

In this regard, Sheikh Abdullah and Zarif noted the importance of supporting global efforts to develop a vaccine for the virus.

Sheikh Abdullah highlighted the importance of enhancing international cooperation, solidarity and synergy between all countries to overcome the COVID-19 crisis, stressing the UAE's unwavering stance in solidarity with various countries of the world in facing this pandemic.

WAM/Esraa Ismail