ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates - Monday, February 22nd 2016 [ME NewsWire]
Lt. General Saif Abdullah Al Sha’far, Undersecretary at the Ministry of Interior, met on Monday morning with Kang Sin-Myeong, the National Police Commissioner of the Republic of Korea, and his accompanying delegation, who are currently visiting the UAE. The meeting was held in Al Etihad Hall at the Ministry of Interior’s Headquarters.
Lt. General Al Sha’far confirmed the UAE’s keenness to promote its excellent relations with the Republic of Korea in various fields, as it is considered a developed country militarily and economically. He also expressed his hope that this visit will open new prospects of cooperation in the areas of combating crime, exchanging experiences, and leveraging experiences in this area in order to achieve security and stability in both countries.
“This meeting is an important opportunity for dialogue and the exchange of new ideas and views. It is also an opportunity to enhance and activate aspects of bilateral cooperation in security and police areas and a joint effort to boost them to the highest levels, in light of the overall modernization and development witnessed by both countries in all walks of life, ” said Lt. General Al Sha’far.
Kang Sin-Myeong confirmed that there are strong and distinguished relations between the Republic of Korea and the UAE in various fields, especially within security. He also highlighted his country’s keenness to enhance relations and cooperation to fight crime and benefit from the experiences of both countries in order to develop police work.
During the meeting, attendees discussed various issues of common interest as well as the methods of promoting collaboration and exchange of information between the UAE and the Republic of Korea.
The meeting was attended on behalf of the Ministry of Interior by Major General Mohammed Al Awadhi Al Menhali, Assistant Undersecretary of Resources and Support Services; Major General Ahmed Nasser Al Raisi, Inspector General of the Ministry of Interior; Brigadier Hamad Ajlan Al Amimi, Director General of the Federal Criminal Police; Colonel Thani Butti Al Shamsi, Head of the Training Department; and Lt. Colonel Ahmed Saeed Al Mazroui, Head of the International Cooperation Department at the Ministry of Interior.
On behalf of the Korean Police, the meeting was attended by Lee Seung Ji Yong, Director General of the Foreign Affairs; Lee Si Young Ki, Director General of the Korean Police - Public Security; Yu Yum Ben, Head of the Foreign Affairs Office - Department of Planning, along with a number of officials from the Korean police.
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