Foreign Minister H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan attended on Thursday a reception hosted by the UAE’s mission to the UN in New York in presence of heads of states and ministers taking part in the 69th UN General Assembly meetings.
Present were President of the Swiss Confederation, Mr. Didier Burkhalter, His Highness the Sharjah Ruler’s wife H.H. Sheikha Jawahir bint Mohammed Al Qasimi, Sheikha Budoor bint Sultan Al Qasimi, Shaikha Budoor Bint Sultan Al Qasimi, Chairperson of the Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq), Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Dr. Anwar bin Mohammed Gargash, Minister of State Dr. Sultan bin Ahmed Sultan Al Jaber, senior UN and international organisations officials, as well as UAE and GCC diplomats.
The reception opened with welcome remarks made by UAE Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Ambassador Lana Zaki Nusseibeh.