ABU DHABI / WAM
His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, called the Egyptian President, Abdel Fattah El Sisi, to express his sincere condolences for the victims of the EgyptAir passenger plane crash in the Mediterranean on its flight from Paris to Cairo.
HH Sheikh Mohamed affirmed the UAE’s solidarity with the government and people of Egypt at the time of this tragic accident, within the framework of the brotherly bilateral ties between both countries and their peoples. For his part, the Egyptian president expressed his thanks and gratitude to H.H. Sheikh Mohamed and to the UAE for its honourable, supportive stance towards Egypt and its people. During the conversation, the two leaders also discussed bilateral ties and ways of enhancing them for serving mutual interests.