Kuwaiti Foreign Minister Sheikh Dr. Ahmad Nasser Al-Mohammad Al-Sabah Thursday contacted Spanish Minister of Foreign Affairs, European Union and Cooperation Arancha Gonzalez Laya.
During the phone conversation, both ministers discussed bilateral and international efforts to fight the fallout of the novel coronavirus (Covid-19).
Sheikh Ahmad Nasser offered sincere condolences to Spain and its people over Covid-19 victims, wishing that the virus crisis would end very soon.
He also thanked Spanish authorities for having facilitated the repatriation of Kuwaiti nationals from Spain, and stressed joint cooperation between both friendly countries in response to the pandemic.
Both sides underlined that it is essential to exert concerted international efforts to mitigate the reflections of the crisis and to back the role of international organizations in this regard.
The Spanish foreign minster, in turn, thanked Kuwait for having made it easy for Spaniards to return home, while speaking highly of Kuwait’s response to the global pandemic.
Also during the phone conversation, both foreign ministers addressed close and firm relations between both friendly countries, along with the latest regional and international political developments.
Source: Kuwait News Agency