ABU DHABI, 30th June, 2022 (WAM) -- Khalifa Shaheen Al Marar, Minister of State, attended the reception hosted by Patrick Moody, UK Ambassador to the UAE, on Wednesday evening at the St. Regis Abu Dhabi, on the occasion of the birthday of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, Queen of the United Kingdom and Northern Ireland.
The ceremony was attended by a number of officials and heads of Arab and foreign diplomatic missions in the country.
In his speech on this occasion, Moody praised the depth of the historical relations linking his country with the UAE, which were established by late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, founded in trust and mutual respect between the two friendly countries. Moody also pointed to the strengthening joint cooperation between the two countries in all fields.
The UK Ambassador stressed that the relations between the two countries enjoyed the support and attention of the leaderships of both nations, which contributed to increasing the horizons of strategic cooperation. Moreover, he underscored his country's keenness to develop relations with the UAE at all levels to serve the common interests of the two countries and their peoples.