Wed 04-04-2018 21:40 PM
ABU DHABI, 4th April, 2018 (WAM) — H.H. Lt. General Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, today attended the first group wedding of 14 couples in Al Manhal in Abu Dhabi, under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces.
The group wedding was attended by Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister for Tolerance, and Ahmed Juma Al Zaabi, Deputy Minister of Presidential Affairs, as well as several officials, ambassadors, tribes and local elders, and the families and friends of the couples.
Sheikh Saif congratulated the couples and their families and wished them happy and stable lives.
Al Zaabi praised the keenness of His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed to support the citizens of the country through all the issues that concern them.
The folk art teams presented different types of songs, traditional arts and poems reflecting their love for the nation and celebrating this happy occasion that coincides with the Year of Zayed.
The grooms and their families thanked the wise leadership led by President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, who is always keen to support the country’s youth, make them happy and provide them with all the means to live a happy and prosperous life. They also hailed the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohamed for this group wedding.
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