Muscat: Yousef bin Alawi bin Abdullah, Minister Responsible for Foreign Affairs received a written message from Jean- Yves Le Drian, French Minister of Foreign Affairs.
The message was handed over by Jerome Bonnafont, Head of Middle East and North Africa Department at the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs when bin Alawi received him in his office today.
The two sides reviewed the existing bilateral relation between the two countries and means of enhancing cooperation in various fields to serve the joint interests within the framework of the growing relations between the two friendly countries.
They also touched on several regional and international issues of common concern. The meeting was attended by Dr Mohammed bin Awadh al Hassan, Acting Undersecretary of the Foreign Ministry for Diplomatic Affairs, officials at the Foreign Ministry and Renaud Salins, Ambassador of the French Republic to the Sultanate. –ONA