Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque. WAM
His Highness Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, has congratulated President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, on the occasion of Eid Al Fitr.
He wished President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa good health and happiness to continue the development drive and enhance the country's achievements and gains.
Sheikh Khalifa (centre), Mohammed Bin Rashid (left) and Mohamed Bin Zayed.
His Highness Sheikh Mohamed congratulated His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, 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, the Supreme Council Members, Their Highnesses Rulers of the Emirates, Crown Princes, Deputy Rulers , Emiratis and expatriate residents on the occasion.
He wished more progress, prosperity and development for the UAE.
Sheikh Mohamed also congratulated members of the UAE Armed Forces and prayed to Allah the Almighty to protect them and bless their efforts to achieve victory.
The Emirati soldiers said that their morale and determination was high and they vowed to continue their duties, remain loyal and dedicate their lives to the country.
President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan has received messages of congratulations on the occasion of Eid Al Fitr from Kings, Presidents, and Emirs of Arab and Islamic countries.
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