The Foreign Minister receives USA Assistant Secretary for Political-Military Affairs
The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Dr. Abdullatif bin Rashid Al Zayani, received today, Thursday, November 19, 2020 at the Ministry's General Court, Assistant Secretary for Political-Military Affairs R. Clarke Cooper and his accompanying delegation.
The meeting was held in the presence of Undersecretary of Cabinet Affairs, His Highness Shaikh Isa bin Ali Al Khalif and Undersecretary for International Affairs, Dr. Shaikh Abdullah bin Ahmed Al Khalifa.
During the meeting, Dr. Zayani affirmed the strength of historical relations and the existing strategic partnership between the Kingdom of Bahrain and the friendly United States of America, based on solid foundations of mutual respect and appreciation and common interests.
He praised the strenuous efforts made by the two parties to enhance bilateral relations and joint cooperation in various fields and to upgrade the levels of cooperation to more comprehensive levels in a way that meets common aspirations for the good benefit of the two friendly countries and peoples.
For his part, the US Assistant Secretary for Political-Military Affairs praised the distinguished level witnessed by the bilateral relations between the two friendly countries and peoples.
He noted the vital and effective role of the Kingdom of Bahrain in achieving security and establishing peace and stability in the Middle East region and praised the successful visit of the Minister of Foreign Affairs to the State of Israel yesterday, wishing the Kingdom of Bahrain more progress and development.
During the meeting, a number of issues of common concern were also discussed.