Sheikh Shakhbout will substitute Gargash, who was appointed an adviser to UAE President Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan.
The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has eliminated minister of state for foreign affairs Anwar Gargash from his submit in a cabinet reshuffle.
Sheikh Shakhbout bin Nahyan will substitute Gargash, who was appointed an adviser to UAE President Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Dubai’s ruler and Prime Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum stated on Twitter on Wednesday, describing the adjustments as a “small cabinet reshuffle”.
He stated that Gargash had been “one of the most important pioneers of Emirati political work … who had been able to bring about major transformations in our foreign political work and international political and regional relations”.
Gargash held the place since February 2008, whereas Shakhbout bin Nahyan had served because the UAE’s ambassador to Saudi Arabia since July 2017.
Gargash labored on an historic normalisation of relations with Israel final 12 months.
Zaki Nusseibeh was additionally faraway from his place of minister of state for public and cultural diplomacy on the foreign ministry to turn out to be a cultural adviser to the president.
He will probably be changed by Khalifa al-Marar, former assistant minister of political affairs.