Abudhabi:28/6/22:After attending the Group of Seven G7 Summit in Germany, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday made a brief stopover in the United Arab Emirates’s (UAE) Abu Dhabi and met Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE and Ruler of Abu Dhabi to convey his condolences on the passing away of Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the former UAE President and Ruler of Abu Dhabi. PM Modi also congratulated the newly elected President of UAE as part of his visit to the Middle East country.
Soon after he arrived in UAE, PM Modi tweeted, “I was touched by a special gesture from my brother, His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, who came to welcome me on the presidential flight in Abu Dhabi. My gratitude to him.”Notably, bilateral ties between India and UAE have improved to a bigger scale in recent years. Earlier this year, both nations had signed the historic Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement (CEPA) aimed at boosting merchandise trade between the two nations to $100 billion over the next five years.
In a special gesture, Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan came to the airport to welcome PM pic.twitter.com/R14LlWDopT
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