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President of Republic Confirms Mauritania's Support for the UAE in Phone Call with Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi

Nouakchott,  18/01/2022
On 18 January, the President of the Republic, His Excellency Mr. Mohamed Ould Cheikh El Ghazouani, had a telephone call with His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces of the United Arab Emirates.

The phone call came because of the terrorist operation, which was represented by the launch of a number of booby-trapped drones towards the Emirate of Abu Dhabi, killing three civilians and wounding several others, in addition to material damage.

The President of the Republic renewed Mauritania's condemnation in the strongest and harshest terms for this terrorist act and its full support for the sisterly United Arab Emirates against all that threatens its security and stability.

His Excellency expressed his sincere condolences to the families of the victims and wished the injured a speedy recovery.

On his part, His Highness the Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi stressed that this despicable terrorist act was too weak to undermine in any way the security, stability, and pride of his country, praising the permanent standing of Mauritania, the leadership and people, with its brothers in the sisterly Arab Emirates.

In a statement, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Mauritanians Abroad confirmed Mauritania's condemnation of the terrorist act that targeted the Emirate of Abu Dhabi and its full support for the sisterly United Arab Emirates against all that threatens its security and stability.

The statement received wide attention in the Emirati media.
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