He also affirmed that the gesture also reflects one of the UAE’s key national values of tolerance.
His Highness Sheikh Mohamed also pledged to settle the financial obligations of the released prisoners.
His Highness Dr Sheikh Sultan Bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, has pardoned 333 prisoners from Punitive and Correctional Institution in Sharjah ahead of 51st UAE National Day.
Saturday's freeing of journalist Hisham Fouad and anthropology researcher Ahmed Samir came a day after Sisi pardoned them, along with five others, according to state-run media.
His Highness Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed also pledged to settle the financial obligations of the released prisoners
On this occasion, Major General Saif Al Zari Al Shamsi, Commander-in-Chief of Sharjah Police, appreciated the Ruler's generous gesture which reflects his keenness to keep family cohesion and maintain its stability.
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