Egypt-UAE Ties Based On Mutual Respect – Mahlab

Egypt’s relations with the UAE are based on mutual respect, Prime Minister Ibrahim Mahlab said Friday.

Delivering a speech during a forum organized by Dubai Press Club to the UAE yptian media delegation, Mahlab said the relationship between the two sisterly countries developed in a matter that they share the same fate.

The prime minister reminded that Egypt was the first country to recognize the establishment of the UAE state in 1971.

He praised the important role played by late president of the UAE Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, who had supported Egypt during its war against Israel in 1973.

Source : Egypt State Information Service