The two sides also exchanged views on regional and international developments and issues of mutual interests.
His Highness Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, received on Tuesday Lieutenant General Sir John Lorimer, the United Kingdom's Defence Senior Advisor to the Middle East.
During the meeting held at the Beach Palace in Abu Dhabi, Sheikh Mohamed and the British official reviewed UAE-UK ties in the military and defence sectors, and means to further advance them.
The two sides also exchanged views on regional and international developments, and issues of mutual interests.
Also on Tuesday Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed receives a phone call from the Japanese Prime Minister, discussing ways to enhance cooperation as well as regional developments and other issues.
Rhodes has been residing in Dubai since 2010, where he was also known for his dine-in menu at cinemas across Dubai and Abu Dhabi.
The UK papers are drumbeating fears of insecurity among Westerners in the wake of recent development in the Middle East.
‘Photographs in Dialogue UAE – 1971 – UK’ will trace the diplomatic relationship between the United Kingdom and the UAE in the 1960s and 70s, in the lead up to the foundation
The announcement comes amid uncertainty over the Hajj which is due to take place at the end of July, after authorities this week urged Muslims to temporarily defer preparations for the annual pilgrimage.
The Philippines' department of foreign affairs expressed its "deep sadness" at the passing of Bernardita Catalla, which it said was the result of "complications arising from Covid 19".
The Ministry of Education said the decision was taken as part of preventative and precautionary measures against the spread of the novel coronavirus, COVID-19, with the aim of protecting the health of students and the general public.
With more than 35 years of experience in the banking and financial services, Saeed held key positions as a board member of the First Abu Dhabi Bank, the Abu Dhabi Developmental Holding Company, the Emirates Investment Authority, the Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange and Sky News Arabia.