The Arab leaders expressed their best wishes for the UAE leadership.
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.
His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, and His Highness Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, also received similar congratulatory messages on the occasion.
His Highness Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces has exchanged greetings via phone with a number of leaders on the occasion of Eid Al Fitr.
Sheikh Mohamed exchanged the greetings with Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman Bin Abdulaziz Al Saud of Saudi Arabia, the Emir of Kuwait, His Highness Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, His Majesty King Hamad Bin Isa Al Khalifa of Bahrain, His Majesty King Abdulla II of Jordan, Egyptian President Abdel Fatah el Sisi, Iraqi President Barham Ahmed Salih, His Royal Highness Prince Mohammed Bin Salman Bin Abdul Aziz Al Saud, Crown Prince, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defence of Saudi Arabia, and H.H. Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, Crown Prince of Kuwait.
The only thing which made this unusal Eid celebrations usual were Eid takbeerat. The takbeerat blaring out of mosques' loudspeakers across the UAE gave the exact feel of this all important day in the Islamic calender. We all are fortunate to live in a country like the UAE, which under this trying times also made sure that its residents aren't deprived of the basic essence of the Eid festivity.
During the phone conversations, H.H. Sheikh Mohamed conveyed to the leaders the greetings of President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan. He wished them continued good health and happiness and for further welfare, security, and stability for their countries and peoples.
The Arab leaders expressed their best wishes for the UAE leadership on the occasion and prayed to Allah Almighty to bless His Highness Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed with continued good health, and the UAE and its people with sustainable progress, glory and prosperity.
The Ministry issued a statement saying, "President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, mourns with grief and sorrow, the death of Sheikh Khalid Bin Sultan Bin Muhammad Al Qasimi."
He wished President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa good health and happiness to continue the development drive and enhance the country's achievements and gains.
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.
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