Thu 01-11-2018 14:00 PM
ABU DHABI, 1st November, 2018 (WAM) — H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Ruler’s Representative in Al Dhafra Region, has stated that Flag Day is a meaningful occasion to all who belong to this country.
Speaking on the occasion of Flag Day, Sheikh Hamdan said, “On this day, everyone remembers the founders of this country, especially the UAE’s Founding Father, the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, and his brothers the then-rulers of the Emirates when the flag was lifted for the first time 47 years ago.”
He added that the celebration of this day is an occasion to renew loyalty to the country and reflects the values of unity and togetherness.
Sheikh Hamdan congratulated President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan; His 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 Their Highnesses the Supreme Council Members and Rulers of the Emirates, on the occasion.
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