ABU DHABI, 3rd July 2013 (WAM) — The UAE is following with satisfaction developments of the situation in Egypt in the light of the solid historic relations between the two brotherly countries, the Foreign Minister said in a statement tonight.
H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, said that the UAE has full confidence that the great people of Egypt will be able to overcome the current difficult moments that the country is experiencing in order to reach a safe and prosperous future.
He added that Egypt’s rich history, its important contributions to human civilisation and its pivotal role in the Arab and Islamic arenas are sufficient factors to allow it to provide a strong base that would permit it to build a prosperous future that would meet the aspirations of its people for progress and stability.
His Highness added that the great Egyptian army proves, once again, that it is the strong shield and the protector that guarantees that the country is a land of institutions and law that embraces all the components of the Egyptian people.
Sheikh Abdullah concluded by saying that the UAE always looks to enhance its relations with the government and the people of Egypt and to work steadily for furthering strong cooperation in all fields for the mutual interest of both peoples.