ABU DHABI (WAM)
H.H. Sheikh Suroor bin Mohammed Al Nahyan and H.H. Lt. General Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of the Interior, attended on Monday the reception hosted by Dr. Ahmed bin Hilal bin Saud Al Busaidi, Ambassador of Oman to the UAE, on the occasion of the Sultanate's 53rd National Day.
The event, held at the InterContinental Abu Dhabi, was also attended by Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister of Tolerance and Coexistence; Sheikh Ahmad bin Hamdan bin Mohammed Al Nahyan; Sheikh Zayed bin Saif bin Mohammed Al Nahyan; Sheikh Mohammed bin Khalifa bin Mohammed Al Nahyan; Khalifa Shaheen Al Marar, Minister of State; Ahmed Al Balushi, Director of GCC Department at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs; several officials from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs; members of the Arab and foreign diplomatic corps accredited to the country, senior officials and members of the Omani community residing in the country.
In his speech, Al Busaidi emphasised the UAE and Oman's keenness to develop cooperation in all fields and meet the aspirations of the two brotherly peoples under the wise leadership of President His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan and Sultan Haitham bin Tariq Al Said of Oman.
He added that Omani-Emirati relations are distinguished and historical, rooted in fraternal ties and strategic relationships laid down by the late Sultan Qaboos bin Said and Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan.