H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, said that on this day, the UAE pays tribute to its martyrs who sacrificed their lives to defend the country and raise its flag high as a nation of hope and peace.
In his speech, published in the Nation Shield Magazine marking the annual Commemoration Day on 30th November, affirmed that “this glorious day is an occasion to highlight the unity and cohesion of the UAE’s leadership, government and people.”
“We call on the nation’s youth and its future generations to mark the sacrifices of our martyrs as an example of patriotism to inspire a path towards achieving exceptional feats across all fields,” he added.
“May Allah Almighty grant the nation’s martyrs mercy. May He protect our country and grant us safety and security,” Sheikh Mansour concluded.
Source: Ministry of Foreign Affairs & International Cooperation