Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman arrived in the United Arab Emirates on Thursday night and was received by Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces.
Sheikh Mohammed tweeted: “We’re proud of our deep-rooted ties” with Saudi Arabia as he welcomed the Saudi Crown Prince to the UAE.
Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman replied: “Prospects for close and fruitful cooperation and partnership are in line for the UAE and Saudi Arabia.”
“The UAE will always remain loving and supporting to Saudi Arabia,” Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed added.
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According to Wam, Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman was accorded an official reception ceremony upon arrival at the Presidential Airport in the UAE capital where the Saudi national anthem was played and 21-artillery rounds fired.
The Saudi Prince shook hands with Sheikhs, ministers and senior officials who welcomed him to the UAE.
Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed shook hands with members of the Saudi Crown Prince’s accompanying delegation which included princes, ministers and other top officials.
Sheikhs, ministers and senior officials were present, Wam said.
Accompanying Saudi Crown Prince is a delegation of princes, ministers and other top officials.
The UAE visit is part of a trip to neighboring countries, the Saudi Press Agency said.
“At the direction of King Salman, [the] Crown Prince Mohammed leaves today to visit a number of brotherly Arab countries,” according to a brief statement.
At the end of the month, the Saudi Crown Prince is scheduled to attend the G20 Summit in Argentina.