MOSCOW, May 31. /TASS/. Russian President Vladimir Putin will hold a meeting on June 1 with Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi, Deputy Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Mohammed Al Nahyan, the Kremlin press office reported on Thursday.
The Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi will come to Russia on a working visit.
"The sides intend to discuss the issues of further building up Russian-Emirate interaction in the trade, economic and investment spheres, and also the topical issues of the international and regional agenda. Vladimir Putin and Mohammed al Nahyan will sign a Declaration on strategic partnership between the Russian Federation and the United Arab Emirates," the Kremlin press office said in a statement.
In March this year, Putin held a telephone talk with Al Nahyan, during which the parties noted high dynamics in the development of bilateral ties in the trade, economic and investment spheres, and also "confirmed mutual interest in further building up the entire range of bilateral interaction and close coordination in the interests of ensuring stability and security in the Persian Gulf region and in the Middle East as a whole."
The previous meeting between the Russian president and the Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi took place in April 2017 in Moscow.