New Zealand lauds UAE’s cooperation in evacuating its citizens from Afghanistan

Wam/Abu Dhabi
Filed on August 23, 2021

UAE has expressed constant keenness to provide support and extend a helping hand to brotherly and friendly countries.

New Zealand Defence Minister has lauded the UAE’s support in evacuating New Zealand nationals from Afghanistan.

The move underscores the deep-rooted, friendly ties between the two countries, he said.

Mohammed bin Ahmed Al Bowardi, UAE's Minister of State for Defence Affairs, received a phone call regarding the same today, from Peeni Henare, Minister of Defence of New Zealand.

The two ministers discussed cooperation and joint action between the UAE and New Zealand in defence and military affairs, and touched upon regional issues of common interest.

They also reviewed means to further develop bilateral relations to serve the interests of the two friendly countries.

Al Bowardi, during the call, stressed on UAE's "constant keenness and readiness to provide all forms of support and extend a helping hand to brotherly and friendly countries to support international efforts in enhancing security and stability".

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