Putin discussed Syria with the crown prince of Abu Dhabi

Source: Kremlin.ru
Thursday, 20 April, 2017 - 20:05

Russian President Vladimir Putin and the crown prince of Abu Dhabi, the largest emirate of the United Arab Emirates, Muhammad Al Nahyan, discussed the situation in Syria. This was announced by the Minister of Industry and Trade of Russia Denis Manturov, who was present at the talks. According to Matarurov, the positions of the Russian Federation and the UAE on Syria coincide in many respects. The ruler of Abu Dhabi is, by the tradition of d the president of the entire UAE.

A year ago, the UAE declared its readiness to lead troops to Syria for allegedly combating the ISIS (in fact - to overthrowBashar Assad). This country, together with Saudi Arabia, participates in the aggressive war in Yemen and supports the Syrian Islamists.