ABU DHABI, April 7, 2021 (WAM) – His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces of the United Arab Emirates, received today Abdul Hamid Dbeibeh, Prime Minister of the Libyan National Unity Government, in Qasr Al Hosn, here.
“It was an honor to meet our brother Abdul Hamid Dbeibeh, Prime Minister of the Libyan National Unity Government. Libya will overcome its challenges and we stand with the Libyan people at this critical time. stability and unity, ”Cheikh Mohamed tweeted.
Sheikh Mohamed affirmed the long-standing relations between the two nations and said that the UAE looks forward to further developing these relations in the coming period.
He was briefed by the Libyan Prime Minister on the latest developments in Libya and the efforts being made during the current transitional period to restore security and stability and help the state departments to move forward with the efforts aimed at leading the development and reconstruction process and preparing for the elections.
Sheikh Mohamed congratulated Dbeibeh for the confidence of the Libyan House of Representatives in him and in his government, wishing him every success in the accomplishment of his great national mission during this critical period in the history of his country.
He also addressed his greetings to the Libyan people who, he said, look forward to opening a new era of stability and national unity after the difficult years they have gone through.
The two sides explored prospects for cooperation in the fields of politics, security, development and investment in addition to exchanging views on a range of issues of common interest.
Sheikh Mohamed renewed his support for the new executive authority in Libya and their efforts to establish peace and stability. He wished the Libyan people every success in achieving their aspirations for stability, peace and prosperity.
For his part, Dbeibeh thanked Sheikh Mohamed for his warm welcome and said that Libya looks forward to developing its relations with the United Arab Emirates and establishing comprehensive strategic partnerships in various fields, including development, investment, economy and security. He added that Libya was eager to learn from the successful development model adopted by the UAE.
He noted that his country looks forward to a unified international position towards Libya based on guaranteeing the common interest of the country in a way that enhances the prospects for stability and security and guarantees Libya’s sovereignty over all its territories.
Attended the meeting His Highness Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential Affairs, Sheikh Shakhbout bin Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister of State, Dr. Anwar bin Mohammed Gargash, Diplomatic Advisor to President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Ali Mohammed Hammad Al Shamsi, Deputy Secretary General of the Supreme National Security Council, and Mohamed Mubarak Al Mazrouei, Undersecretary of the Court of the Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi, as well as a number of Libya government officials.