As they exchanged views on a wide range of regional and international topics of mutual interest, the two sides emphasised their mutual desire to build more solid and robust ties.
They also recognised that security and stability were two vital requirements in the region to help the engine of development and progress run its natural course. They also emphatically called on the international community to double its efforts aimed at realising peace, security, and coexistence among nations of the region.
The two countries also strongly condemned all forms and manifestations of extremism, violence and terrorism.
The meeting was attended by H.H. Sheikh Hazza bin Zayed Al Nahyan, National Security Advisor and Deputy Chairman of Abu Dhabi Executive Council, H.H. Lt. General Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of the Interior, H.H. Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential Affairs, H.H. Sheikh Hamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan Chief of the Abu Dhabi Crown Prince's Court, H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Foreign Minister, Sultan bin Saeed Al Mansouri, Minister of Economy, Saqr bin Ghobash Saeed Ghobash, Minister of Labour, Dr. Anwar bin Mohammed Gargash, Minister of State for Foreign Affairs, Suhail bin Mohammed Faraj Faris Al Mazrouei, Minister of Energy, Ahmed Juma Al Za'abi, Deputy Minister for Presidential Affairs, Mohammed Mubarak Al Mazrouie, Undersecretary of the Abu Dhabi Crown Prince's Court, Major General Eisa Saif Al Mazrouie, Deputy Chief of Staff of UAE Armed Forces, and a number of senior officials.
Present from the Indian side were Shri Ajit Doval, National Security Adviser, Dr S. Jaishankar, Foreign Secretary, Shri Anil Wadhwa, Secretary (East), Ministry of External Affairs (MEA), Shri T.P. Seetharam, Ambassador of India to the UAE, Shri Vikas Swarup, Joint Secretary (External Publicity), MEA, Shri Thanglura Darlong, Joint Secretary (Gulf), MEA, Shri Vivek Srivastava, Director, Special Protection Group, Shri Jawed Ashraf, Joint Secretary to PM, Shri Sanjeev Singla, Private Secretary to PM, and Dr. Deepak Mittal, Director, Prime Minister's Office. –End-
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