Qatar & Jordan discuss bilateral cooperation in various sector

By Shilpa Annie Joseph, Official Reporter
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Qatar-Jordan Bilateral Ties
Officials during the meeting.

Qatar’s Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs HE Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman bin Jassim Al Thani has discussed ways to strengthen bilateral cooperation with Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates of Jordan Dr. Ayman Al Safadi.

During the meeting, they discussed cooperation between the two countries, especially in the economic, trade, and investment fields.

The two sides agreed to convene the joint higher committee between the two countries before the end of the current year to bolster cooperation in several fields of common concern.

“They also discussed the latest Arab, regional, and international developments of common concern, particularly the efforts of resolving the Yemeni and Libyan crises, supporting stability in Lebanon, and reaching a political solution for the Syrian crisis in conformity with the UN Security Council resolution No 2254,” as per the statement.

Furthermore, both sides praised the growth of economic cooperation between Qatar and Jordan as well as emphasized that it will go towards developing it to achieve the shared interest of both countries.

According to the statement, “They also emphasized the continuation of coordination in Arab, Islamic, regional and international issues of common concern, especially in the occupied Palestinian territories, as well as the importance of achieving calm and relaunching serious and effective negotiations to achieve just and comprehensive peace based on the two-state solution, in accordance with the approved references.”

“Further, they underscored the importance of halting all Israeli illegal measures that undermine the two-state solution, as the only way to achieve just and comprehensive peace,” the statement said.

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