In pictures: Chinese President Xi Jinping's state visit to the UAE

The UAE and China signed 13 agreements and Memoranda of Understanding aimed at enhancing bilateral cooperation and opening new horizons for joint action in various sectors. The move will indeed strengthen the strategic partnership between the two countries in the coming years.
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His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, bid farewell to President Xi at the Presidential Flight.
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His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, bid farewell to President Xi Jinping at the Presidential Flight seen with Peng Liyuan First Lady of China.
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His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, bid farewell to President Xi Jinping at the Presidential Flight seen with Peng Liyuan First Lady of China.
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HH Sheikh Mohamed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Vice President Prime Minister of the UAE Ruler of Dubai and Minister of Defence receives Xi Jinping, President of China at the Presidential Airport.
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His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces inspects the Honour Guard with the Chinese President Xi Jinping
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Members of the UAE Armed Forces Cavalry Division escort President Xi Jinping of the People's Republic of China
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HH Sheikh Mohamed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Vice President Prime Minister of the UAE Ruler of Dubai and Minister of Defence (2nd R) and HH Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces (L) receive HE Xi Jinping President of China (3rd R) at the Presidential Airport seen with Peng Liyuan First Lady of China
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President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan awarded the "Order of Zayed" to Xi Jinping, President of China, in recognition and appreciation of his efforts to develop and strengthen the overall friendship and cooperation between the UAE and China.
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Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, and President Xi Jinping of China, have witnessed the signing of 13 agreements and memoranda of understanding, MoU, between the two countries with the aim to strengthen strategic partnerships and bilateral cooperation across various sectors.
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Al Fursan aerobatic team of the United Arab Emirates Air Force performs during the reception for Chinese President Xi Jinping.
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President Xi Jinping of the People's Republic of China arrived on Thursday for a three-day state visit to the UAE accompanied by First Lady Peng Liyuan.
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UAE and China in talks at the Presidential Palace in Abu Dhabi.
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President Xi Jinping greets Reem Al Hashimi at the Presidential Palace.