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Federica Mogherini, High Representative for Foreign and Security Policy/Vice-President of the European Commission, met today in Brussels with the President of the Federal National Council of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Dr Amal Al Quabaisi.
During the meeting, High Representative Mogherini and Dr Al Quabaisi discussed the latest developments in the UAE, including with regard to recent actions to support women empowerment in the country.
They also had an exchange on the need to increase dialogue and cooperation on regional issues, with the view to address common challenges, promote joint interests and guarantee long-term stability in the wider Middle East region.
High Representative Mogherini emphasised the importance of continuing joint work with a view to further strengthening the EU-UAE relations notably through the implementation of the bilateral Cooperation Arrangement signed in early 2018.