Dubai ruler praises Saudi role in the region’s stability
Shaikh Mohammed visits Asharq Al Awsat newspaper's headquarters in London
Dubai ruler Sheikh Mohammad bin Rashid Al Maktoum acknowledged the close bilateral relations between the UAE and Saudi Arabia during his visit to the headquarters of Asharq Al Awsat newspaper in London.
Sheikh Mohammad, the UAE prime minister and vice president, stressed his country’s appreciation for Saudi Arabia’s role in establishing stability and security in the region and affirmed the importance of Saudi Arabia’s role under the leadership of King Salman bin Abdulaziz al-Saud. Sheikh Mohammad said he believed that Saudi Arabia would play a pivotal role in leading the region to peace and stability.
Editor-in-Chief of Asharq Al Awsat, Salman Aldossary, and senior executives received Sheikh Mohammad at the newspaper’s headquarters. As one of the Arab world’s most influential leaders and a global patron of media and journalism, the newspaper's management and staff welcomed him.
Sheikh Mohammad toured the newspaper’s offices and was briefed by Aldossary on work processes, strategies and editorial policies. Sheikh Mohammad also met the newspaper’s Assistant Editors-in-Chief Aidroos Abdulaziz and Zaid bin Kami, and spoke with the newspaper’s other journalists and editors.
The Asharq Al Awsat team thanked Sheikh Mohammad for his gesture and praised his efforts in supporting Arab media by developing the world’s largest media city in Dubai.
The newspaper’s editorial team presented a copy of Asharq Al Awsat’s first edition to Sheikh Mohammad.