The Bahraini National Guard President, Lt. General Sheikh Mohammed bin Isa Al Khalifa, today received the UAE Ambassador to Bahrain, Sheikh Sultan bin Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, in the presence of National Guard's Director-of-Staff, Major-General Sheikh Abdulaziz bin Saud Al Khalifa, and Minister Plenipotentiary at the UAE embassy in Bahrain, Ali Yousef Al Nuaimi.

During the meeting, Sheikh Mohammed bin Isa welcomed the UAE Ambassador and the Minister Plenipotentiary, praising the strong relations and historical friendship between the two countries.

The two sides discussed a number of issues of mutual interest, especially in the military field.

The UAE ambassador expressed his appreciation to Lt. General Sheikh Mohammed for his efforts to develop the National Guard and his keenness to strengthen ties with the UAE.

Source: UAE Ministry Of Foreign Affairs