Kabul, Abu Dhabi agree to boost cooperation

Afghanistan and the United Aab Emirates have agreed to step up bilateral cooperation to a level reflecting the strategic partnership between the two countries.

The agreement came during a meeting between Afghan Ambassador Javid Ahmad and UAE Minister of Tolerance and Coexistence Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan.

Saudi Press Agency reported the meeting took place at Sheikh Nahyan’s Palace on Sunday.

Sheikh Nahyan said the UAE was keen on boosting cooperation with countries throughout the world to promote tolerance and coexistence.

The ambassador expressed Afghanistan’s desire to enhance cooperation with the UAE in the interest of the two friendly countries.

He commended the role of the UAE and its efforts to lay the foundations for peace, tolerance and coexistence.

The diplomat commended the UAE’s humanitarian and development efforts worldwide, especially in Afghanistan.