Thursday 18 August 2022 - 12:13:09 am

Gargash receives EU Special Representative for Afghanistan


ABU DHABI, 15th June, 2022 (WAM) -- Dr. Anwar Gargash, Diplomatic Adviser to UAE President, has received Thomas Nicholson, European Union Special Representative for Afghanistan, in the presence of Andrea Matteo Fontana, European Union Ambassador to the UAE.

Dr. Gargash and Nicholson discussed the latest developments and the situation in Afghanistan, the international efforts to find effective solutions to the humanitarian crisis in Afghanistan, in addition to enhancing cooperation between the UAE and the European Union (EU) in this context.

During the meeting, they reviewed the distinguished efforts by the UAE to enhance the humanitarian conditions in Afghanistan, especially initiatives related to the health and social fields, relief and charitable work, and the provision of humanitarian aid.

Dr. Gargash emphasised the significance of continuing efforts to restore stability and recovery in Afghanistan, in cooperation and coordination with regional partnerships and the international community for the benefit of the Afghan people and to safeguard its stability, security, peace and ensure a decent life.

WAM/Hazem Hussein/MOHD AAMIR