Thu 05-10-2017 15:57 PM

Jordan's Youth Minister meets with UAE Ambassador

AMMAN, 5th October, 2017 (WAM) -- The Jordanian Minister of Youth, Haditha Al Khreisha, has received Matar Saif Al-Shamsi, UAE Ambassador to Jordan, at the ministry headquarters.

During the meeting, the parties discussed means of boosting joint youth cooperation between the UAE and Jordan to strengthen ties of brotherhood, benefit from the experiences of the two countries and keep them away from extremist ideas.

Al Khreisha briefed the ambassador on the most important programmes that the ministry is working to achieve in the coming period, which included protecting the youth behaviorally and intellectually through a number of initiatives, spreading the values of volunteerism, and adopting and supporting youth's creative talents.

Al-Shamsi praised the distinguished relations between the UAE and Jordan through mutual visits and partnerships. He also reiterated the keenness of UAE institutions to involve UAE youth in all activities and programmes held in Jordan.

WAM/Rola Alghoul/Chris Moran