The Address | Benghazi – Libya
WASHINGTON – U.S. President Donald Trump and Abu Dhabi’s Crown Prince Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed al-Nahyan discussed regional security issues including the “importance of de-escalation in Libya through the removal of foreign forces” during a phone call on Tuesday, the White House said.
“The President and the Crown Prince discussed the strategic relationship between the U.S. & the UAE & the strong partnership this entails across a wide range of issues,” White House spokesman Judd Deere said in a tweet. “President Trump also expressed well wishes to the people of the UAE in the fight against the coronavirus pandemic.”
Trump also discussed the situation with French President Emmanuel Macron on Monday, according to the White House.
Today, President @realDonaldTrump spoke with Crown Prince Mohammed bin Zayed of the United Arab Emirates. The two leaders discussed a range of regional security issues including the importance of de-escalation in Libya through the removal of foreign forces.
— Judd Deere (@JuddPDeere45) July 22, 2020