Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed recalled Algeria’s patriotic struggle for independence in a phone call to the Prime Minister, Abdul Malek Sellal, The National UAE reported.
UAE Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential Affairs spoke with Abdelmalek Sellal on Wednesday.
In this aspect, Sheikh Mansour discussed the historical and fraternal relations between the countries as well as the strong relations between President Sheikh Khalifa and Algerian president Abdelaziz Bouteflika.
UAE’s official appreciated relations with Algeria and its keenness on developing them. He also recalled the “patriotic struggle and legendary resistance” of Algerians to achieve independence, during which “nearly 1.5 million martyrs gave their lives for the country”, adding that the two countries have a common destiny.