WAM ABU DHABI, 16th November, 2013 (WAM)–H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Foreign Minister, today received separately the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Portugal, Rui Machete and Minister of Foreign Affairs of Cyprus Ioannis Kasoulides, at the sides of the 4th Sair Bani Yas forum, held in Abu Dhabi.
During the two meetings, the relations and ways to strengthen them between the U.A.E. and both Portugal and Cyprus were discussed. They also tackled the issues on the agenda of the forum as well as a number of regional and international issues of mutual interest.