Brazil’s Minister of Defence visits Wahat Al Karama

Wed 06-12-2017 19:46 PM

ABU DHABI, 6th December, 2017 (WAM) — Brazilian Minister of Defence, Raul Jungmann, visited Wahat Al Karama, Abu Dhabi’s national and cultural landmark designed to commemorate the brave heroes of the UAE.

Jungmann was welcomed by Sheikh Khalifa bin Tahnoon Al Nahyan, Director of the Martyrs’ Families’ Affairs Office, MFAO, at the Abu Dhabi Crown Prince’s Court.

The Minister attended a display by Wahat Al Karama’s Honour Guards, laid a wreath before The Memorial, a monument made up of 31 massive aluminum panels leaning on one another in a symbol of solidarity between the people and the leadership of the UAE.

He then went on a tour of the site, where he was introduced to its components, which embody the bravery and heroism of the UAE’s heroes, as well as the nation’s noble values.

The tour concluded with Jungmann signing the visitor’s log, expressing his utmost respect and appreciation for the sacrifices made by the brave heroes of the UAE.

WAM/Hazem Hussein/Nour Salman


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