In pictures: Sheikh Abdullah visits Brazil

Minister of Foreign Affairs thanked his counterpart for the warm welcome and wished him success in his new assignment
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President Michel Temer of Brazil received on Thursday H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, and discussed ways of consolidating bilateral ties in areas of economy, trade, tourism and investment. (Image: WAM)
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Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of the United Arab Emirates Sheikh Abdallah bin Zayed Al Nahyan (R) and Brazilian Foreign Minister Aloysio Nunes Ferreira shake hands after an agreement signing ceremony at Itamaraty Palace in Brasilia. (EVARISTO SA/AFP/Getty Images)
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H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation is on a official visit in Brazil to increase bilateral trade. (EVARISTO SA/AFP/Getty Images)
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"This is my fifth visit to Brazil. On each visit, I bring more hope, ambitions and confidence to promote and bolster these relations," said Sheikh Abdullah at a joint press conference. (Image: WAM)
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Sheikh Abdallah bin Zayed Al Nahyan (R) Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of the United Arab Emirates and Brazilian Foreign Minister Aloysio Nunes Ferreira are seen at Itamaraty Palace in Brasilia. (EVARISTO SA/AFP/Getty Images)
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H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, and Aloysio Nunes, Brazilian Minister of Foreign Relations, met on Thursday to discuss ways of enhancing bilateral relations and sign three accords on air transport services and reciprocal exemption of entry visa requirements. (Image: WAM)
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Sheikh Abdallah bin Zayed Al Nahyan (R) Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of the United Arab Emirates and Brazilian Foreign Minister Aloysio Nunes Ferreira are seen at Itamaraty Palace in Brasilia. (EVARISTO SA/AFP/Getty Images)
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Relations between the UAE and Brazil are strong and there is continued interest in advancing them in all spheres, Sheikh Abdullah stressed. (Image: WAM)
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Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of the United Arab Emirates Sheikh Abdallah bin Zayed Al Nahyan (R) and Brazilian Foreign Minister Aloysio Nunes Ferreira talk during an agreement signing ceremony at Itamaraty Palace in Brasilia. (EVARISTO SA/AFP/Getty Images)