Indonesia - U.A.E Bilateral Ties

15 November 2022 05:40

United Arab Emirates President, Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan joined his Indonesian counterpart, Joko Widodo on Monday (14/11/2022) at the inauguration of a mosque in Solo, Central Java which is a replica of a prominent mosque in Abu Dhabi.

The Sheikh Zayed grand mosque in Solo is a gift from the UAE president and is a replica of Abu Dhabi's iconic Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque. The mosque can accommodate ten thousand worshippers smaller than the Abu Dhabi original which can accommodate forty thousand worshippers.

The mosque is built to embody islam's message of peace and tolerance. Sheikh Mohammed is on an official trip to Indonesia to attend the G20 Summit in Bali.