2006 News Story

Crown Prince Sultan begins official visit to the UAE

  Crown Prince Sultan and Sheikh Khalifa

Crown Prince Sultan bin Abdulaziz paid an official visit to the United Arab Emirates today. A Royal Court statement today said that the visit is within the framework of ongoing consultations between Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz and the President of the UAE Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al-Nahayan.

Crown Prince Sultan was met at the airport in Abu Dhabi by Sheikh Khalifa and other dignitaries. Upon arrival, the Crown Prince said that the visit represents the Kingdom’s desire to further consolidate the close ties and cooperation between the two Gulf countries for the benefit of their peoples and the member countries of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC).