Saudi Arabia’s Interior Minister Prince Abdulaziz bin Saud bin Nayef Al Saud and his accompanying delegation arrived in Oman on an official visit that will last for two days.
The Saudi Interior Minister will meet with senior Omani officials, Oman News Agency (ONA) reported.
This follows Prince Abdulaziz’s visit to the UAE where he, and his accompanying delegation, were received at Zabeel Palace by UAE’s Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Emirates News Agency WAM reported.
Sheikh Mohammed welcomed Prince Abdulaziz and wished him success in carrying out his duties at the Saudi Interior Ministry to serve the security and stability of the country. H.H. Sheikh Maktoum bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai, and H.H. Lt. General Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of the Interior, attended the meeting.
During the meeting, Sheikh Mohammed and Prince Abdulaziz discussed the brotherly relations between the UAE and Saudi Arabia at various levels, especially security cooperation, as well as coordination between the Ministries of the Interior and security and police units in the two countries.
The Vice President reaffirmed the importance of establishing security, stability and social welfare in the two countries through continuous coordination and consultation between the concerned parties from both sides, for the benefit of the two peoples.
The meeting was also attended by H.H. Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman of Dubai Civil Aviation Authority and Chairman and Chief Executive of Emirates Airline and Group, H.H. Sheikh Mansour bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Mohammed Ibrahim Al Shaibani, Director-General of H.H. The Ruler's Court, Lt. General Dhahi Khalfan Tamim, Deputy Chief of Dubai Police and Public Security, Major General Abdullah Khalifa Al Marri, Commander-in-Chief of the Dubai Police, Khalifa Saeed Sulaiman, Director-General of Dubai Protocol and Hospitality Department, and Major General Talal Hamid Belhoul Al Falasi.
The meeting was also attended by Dr. Nasser bin Abdul Aziz Al-Daoud, Under-Secretary of the Saudi Ministry of Interior, Abdullah bin Abdulkarim Al-Issa, Saudi Assistant Chief of the State Security, and General Awad bin Eid Al-Balaw, Director-General of the Border Guards, as well as the rest of the delegation accompanying the Prince.
Earlier, His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, received the Saudi Minister of Interior (photo) in Abu Dhabi.
The two sides also discussed ways to enhance existing cooperation in the security and police fields between the two countries, as well as the latest regional and international developments and issues of common concern.
The meeting was attended by H.H. Lt. General Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of the Interior; H.H. Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential Affairs; H.H. Sheikh Khalid bin Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Chairman of the State Security Department, and Mohamed Mubarak Al Mazrouei, Under-Secretary of the Crown Prince Court of Abu Dhabi.