UAE holds talks with Greece, Britain

Abu Dhabi, June 13 (IANS/WAM) The UAE has held discussions with Greece and Britain on improving ties.

In Athens, visiting UAE Foreign Minister Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan met his Greek counterpart Dimitris Avramopoulos and held talks for enhancing cooperation in investment, trade and energy.

The meeting also discussed the latest developments in the Middle East.

In Abu Dhabi, Gen. Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, crown prince and deputy supreme commander of the UAE Armed Forces, met British Chief of the Defence Staff Nicholas Houghton and his accompanying delegation.

The two officials explored means of enhancing joint defence and military cooperation.

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