|09 October, 2019

Abu Dhabi crown prince discusses defence with UK official - Twitter

The crown prince of Abu Dhabi held talks on military and defence cooepration with a senior UK defence official in Abu Dhabi, his official Twitter account said

File Image: Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed al-Nahayan.

File Image: Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed al-Nahayan.

REUTERS/Jumana El Heloueh

DUBAI- The crown prince of Abu Dhabi held talks on military and defence cooepration with a senior UK defence official in Abu Dhabi, his official Twitter account said on Wednesday.

The talks between Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed, who is also deputy supreme commander of the UAE armed forces, and the UK ministry of defence's senior adviser on the Middle East, come at a time of heightened tensions with Iran.

(Writing by Sylvia Westall) ((sylvia.westall@thomsonreuters.com; Dubai Newsroom +971 4453 6488; Reuters Messaging: sylvia.westall.thomsonreuters.com@reuters.net))

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