King Meets German Foreign Minister

تم نشره في Sat 8 October / Oct 2016. 12:00 AM
  • The King in meet with German Foreign Minister - (Petra)

BERLIN — His Majesty King Abdullah II on Friday started a working visit to Germany with a meeting with Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier to discuss bilateral ties and the latest developments in the Middle East.

The meeting touched on regional and international efforts to fight terrorism and terrorist organizations. In this regard, King Abdullah underlined the importance of adopting a comprehensive strategy to combat terrorism, which has turned into a serious threat to global security and stability.

King Abdullah and Steinmeier also discussed the latest developments in the Syrian crisis, where His Majesty reiterated calls for a political solution to the crisis and to help neighbouring countries, especially Jordan, address the ramifications of the Syrian refugee crisis. In this context, His Majesty praised the support provided by Germany and its technical assistance to the Kingdom.

Meanwhile, the German foreign minister said that his country was keen to develop ties with Jordan, while praising the King's vision and efforts to achieve peace and address challenges facing the Middle East.