Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad met with Dubai Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum in Dubai, the Syrian presidency said on Friday, his first visit to the Arab state since the start of the Syrian war in 2011.
Assad also met with Abu Dhabi’s successor Prince Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed al-Nahyan, the Emirati State News Agency (WAM) reported on Friday.
The two leaders discussed a number of issues of common concern, emphasizing the territorial integrity of Syria and the withdrawal of foreign forces, as well as political and humanitarian aid to Syria and its people, and a peaceful solution to all its challenges. faces, WAM reported.
Meetings in the Middle East were the latest in a series of diplomatic announcements pointing to a change in the Middle East that is reviving relations with Al-Assad.
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