Foreign Minister meets with US Deputy Assistant Secretary for Levant Affairs, Special Envoy for Syria

Manama: Minister of Foreign Affairs, Dr. Abdullatif bin Rashid Al Zayani, met with the Deputy Assistant Secretary for Levant Affairs and Special Envoy for Syria at the US Department of State, Joel Rayburn.

The two sides reviewed ways of boosting cooperation between the two friendly countries in various fields. They also discussed security and political issues of common concern.

The meeting was attended by Foreign Ministry Undersecretary for International Affairs, Dr. Shaikh Abdullah bin Ahmed Al Khalifa and Director of Americas and Pacific Affairs Directorate, Ambassador Shaikh Abdullah bin Ali Al Khalifa. From the American side, it was also attended by the President and Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Export-Import Bank of the United States, Kimberly Reed, the Chargé d’Affaires of the US Embassy to the Kingdom of Bahrain, Margaret Nardi, and the accompanying delegation.