24 May, 2018
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Mohammed Bin Zayed: Ethiopia talks
Abu Dhabi Crown Prince and UAE Armed Forces deputy supreme commander Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Al-Nahyan held talks with Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed at Al-Shati Palace in Abu Dhabi on 19 May, as Gulf states continue to vie for influence in the Horn of Africa. MBZ and Ahmed discussed options for boosting economic and trade ties between their countries. It was a brief visit, with Ahmed arriving and departing on the same day from Al-Bateen airport.