Khalifa receives Russian President
Posted on11/09/2007 07:49:57
President H.H. Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan received at the Al Mushref Palace in yesterday, Russian President, Vladimir Putin, who arrived in Abu Dhabi on an official visit to the UAE. Deputy Prime Minister, Sheikh Sultan bin Zayed Al Nahyan and Abu Dhabi Crown Prince and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, General Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, were present at the meeting. Also present were a number of sheikhs, ministers and senior officials.
The Russian President is being accompanied by a high-level delegation, including Presidential aide, Sergei Prikhodko, Russian Ambassador, Andrey Zakharov, ministers and senior officials. Sheikh Khalifa decorated the visiting Russian President with the "Order of Zayed", in appreciation of the strong relations of friendship between the two countries. (Emirates News Agency, WAM)
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