Officers congratulated the Emirati military personnel while visiting several army units stationed in Najran and Taif, Saudi Arabia, which are part of the Saudi-led Arab Coalition Forces operating in Mukalla and Khawkhah, Yemen.
Al Baloushi died while performing his national duty in Najran, Saudi Arabia, as part of UAE Armed Forces' participation in ''Operation Decisive Storm'' and ''Operation Restore Hope'' within the Saudi-led Arab Coalition.
The assigning by President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan of November 30 as Commemoration Day is an indication that the country is keen to keep alive the memory
There was forbearance because the homes where such men are raised are homes where sacrifice plays the mortar, where acceptance is fashioned as a divine chip and where the defeat of evil is designed as living man’s most pious triumph.
The General Command of the UAE Armed Forces, represented by the National and Reserve Service Authority, announced that all high school students who graduated in the 2019-2020 academic year must enrol in the National Service Programme regardless of their grades.
Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed said he, along with the other Rulers, values the efforts and active participation of our brave Armed Forces, police and Civil Defence forces, and security services’ efforts to ensure the implementation of precautionary and preventive measures enacted by the country to contain the spread of the coronavirus pandemic.
Today, as we face unprecedented testing times – as is the entire world – the memory of the unification of our armed forces comes to strengthen our belief in our ability and perseverance to move forward, and in successfully overcoming challenges and this particular test, said Sheikh Mohammed
The 44th anniversary of the unity of our armed forces this year is happening during exceptional circumstances facing the entire world, due to the outbreak of the novel coronavirus, says Sheikh Mohamed.
The UAE Armed Forces commands huge respect across the globe and is considered one of the region’s best trained and professional armies.