محمد علي الكتبي​
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UAE celebrates its forty-ninth National Day

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The National Day is an occasion to fulfill and renew the pledge‭, ‬loyalty to the founding leaders‭, ‬headed by the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan‭, “‬may God have mercy on him‭,”  ‬as a sign of gratitude for their efforts‭, ‬thoughts and work to turn the dream of‭  ‬the Union into reality‭, ‬strengthen the pillars of the Union State‭, ‬and consolidate its presence in its regional and international framework‭, ‬instill‭  ‬the value of unity in the hearts and minds of Emiratis‭, ‬and renew the pledge for our wise leadership headed by His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan‭, ‬UAE President and Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces‭, “‬may God‭ ‬protect him‭” ‬with loyalty and hard work in order to maintain the gains of the Union‭, ‬and to make its banner flutter high in international forums‭.‬

The forty-ninth National Day comes this year while the UAE is at the height of its progress and advancement‭, ‬after the first place has become its name in various fields of development the thing which is recognized by major and reliable regional bodies and‭ ‬institutions‭.‬

Today‭, ‬as we look back on what has been accomplished during the forty-nine years of time‭, ‬we confirm that what has been achieved‭ ‬is a pioneering and unique experience that has never been witnessed in history‭. ‬Our country has witnessed an educational‭, ‬cultural and urban renaissance‭, ‬just as it witnessed an economic boom represented by improvement of the individual’s standard of living to unparalleled proportions unprecedented in the most developed and advanced countries of the world‭.‬

Our National Day has acquired a special meaning in the armed forces whose members feel as the guardians and protectors of our experience‭, ‬and that the security of the great homeland and the protection of its assets and wealth is their first responsibility‭,‬‭ ‬and on this Day the members of the armed forces renew their allegiance to their Supreme Commander‭, ‬His Highness Sheikh Khalifa‭ ‬bin Zayed Al Nahyan‭, ‬President of the UAE‭, ‬May God protect him‭, ‬“His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum‭, ‬Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai‭, ‬may God protect him‭, ‬and His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan‭, ‬Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces‭, ‬and their‭ “‬brothers‭” ‬the Sheikhs‭, ‬Members of the Supreme Council of the Federation‭, ‬Rulers of the emirates‭, ‬and they‭ ‬assure them of their readiness to willingly sacrifice their lives for the sake of protecting the security of our dear homeland‭,‬‭ ‬and they pledge to exert all efforts and energies possible‭, ‬so that the UAE army remains an institution worthy of the honor of‭ ‬belonging to the United Arab Emirates‭, ‬capable of assuming the responsibility of defending its homeland‭.‬

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