PM Modi, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi talk over phone, commit to comprehensive strategic partnership

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday spoke to Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al-Nahyan and Deputy Supreme Commander of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Armed Forces over the phone, expressing happiness at the growing strength of all-round bilateral cooperation.

They reiterated their commitment to further consolidate the bilateral comprehensive strategic partnership, said an official statement issued here.

Prime Minister Modi also thanked the Crown Prince for the invitation extended to India for addressing the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Foreign Ministers’ Council as the Guest of Honour in Abu Dhabi earlier this month.

Prime Minister Modi expressed the hope that this historical participation would contribute to attaining the common objectives of peace and progress.