MANAMA, 15th June, 2016 (WAM) — Foreign Minister of the Kingdom of Bahrain, Sheikh Khalid bin Ahmed bin Mohamed Al Khalifa met on Tuesday with Mauritanian counterpart Isselkou Ould Ahmed Izid Bih, and discussed bilateral cooperation between the two countries and the means to enhance them.

They also tackled regional and international issues of mutual interest.

Bahrain News Agency (BNA) said that the Bahraini Foreign Minister stressed the Kingdom’s keenness on improving relations with Mauritania, so as to promote the common interests of both countries, and contribute to the development of the joint Arab action.

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