Emirates News Agency – Saqr Ghobash receives Ambassadors from China, Czech Republic and Mongolia
Mon 09/05/2022 18:28
ABU DHABI, 5th September, 2022 (WAM) — Saqr Ghobash, Chairman of the Federal National Council (FNC), separately received today at the FNC Headquarters in Abu Dhabi, Zhang Yiming, Chinese Ambassador to the UAE, Jiří Slavík, Ambassador of the Czech Republic to the UAE, and Odonbaatar Shijeekhuu, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Mongolia to the UAE.
During the meetings, all parties discussed their overall bilateral cooperation, including parliamentary ties between the FNC and the parliaments of the three countries, and stressed the importance of exchanging visits and parliamentary expertise.
They also discussed regional and international developments, particularly in the Middle East.
Ghobash stressed the importance of promoting parliamentary action to support the role of parliamentary institutions in conducting diplomacy, stressing that the UAE is a model for tolerance and coexistence to follow.
He then affirmed the country’s conviction that peace is a strategic option and the cornerstone of its foreign policy. He affirmed that the FNC is a legislative institution concerned with helping to shape a more secure future through the work of parliamentarians, and underlined the importance of parliamentary friendship commissions.
Ghobash welcomed Zhang and wished him success in his duties as his country’s ambassador to the United Arab Emirates.
WAM/Khoder Nashar/MOHD AAMIR