LONDON: Jordan’s King Abdullah II emphasized the need to step up efforts to reach a just and comprehensive peace on the basis of the two-state solution in the Palestinian issue.
His comments came during a meeting with Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed at Al-Shati Palace in the UAE capital.
Sheikh Mohammed affirmed the depth of relations between the UAE and Jordan at all levels during the meeting.
The two sides “reviewed various aspects of bilateral relations and ways to develop and push them forward during the coming period,” state news agency WAM reported.
Their Majesties King Abdullah II and Queen Rania are received by Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the crown prince of Abu Dhabi and deputy supreme commander of the #UAE Armed Forces, upon arrival in Abu Dhabi #Jordan pic.twitter.com/YZwjeVZMNh
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They also exchanged views on regional and international developments, especially the situation in the Middle East.
Discussing developments in Syria, King Abdullah reiterated his country’s support for efforts to safeguard Syrian sovereignty, stability, territorial integrity, and the unity of its people, Petra news agency said.
The two sides affirmed the need for continuous coordination and consultation on ways to strengthen development partnerships and provide solutions to ongoing problems and challenges faced by the region.
King Abdullah left the UAE later on Tuesday. He was in Bahrain a day earlier where he met with the kingdom’s rulers.