Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy celebrated Valentine's Day with his wife with a couple of kisses and hugs as western powers suggest that Russia could invade the former Soviet republic on Wednesday.
Election officials declared Bola Tinubu the winner of Nigeria's presidential election on Wednesday, keeping the ruling party in power in Africa's most populous nation and raising the specter of protests by opposition supporters who already have called for the vote to be voided.
Beijing and Moscow's trade ties have boomed since Russia's Ukraine campaign, linking the nations more closely and raising worries in Western capital over how far the ties will go.
During the meeting, the sides discussed the relations between the UAE and Sri Lanka and opportunities for enhancing their cooperation in various areas. They also talked about regional and international developments and issues of mutual concern.
The Indonesian leader's trip came as anger grew over the police response to a pitch invasion during which officers fired tear gas into packed stands as fans of Arema FC tried to approach players following their defeat to fierce rivals Persebaya Surabaya.
According to media reports, Erdogan and Aliyev traded jokes over a 20-kilogram barbell in the fitness centre.
Already governed by a caretaker cabinet, crisis-hit Lebanon is hurtling towards an imminent power vacuum, with just days before the current president's term finishes at the end of the month.
Sheikh Mohamed welcomed the visit of the Somali president and reaffirmed the UAE's keenness to support efforts aimed at ensuring peace and prosperity for Somalia and its people.
The Court extends its heartfelt condolences and expresses its sympathies, praying the Almighty to bestow the deceased with his mercy and forgiveness and to grant her family and relatives patience and solace.