After 40 days of mourning for the death of Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, God rest his soul, the flags of the UAE flew high once again.
Ever since he assumed the mantle of the presidency on November 3, 2004, the late Sheikh Khalifa continued giving and carrying the banner of his late father, Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, the founder of the state and the union, “God rest his soul”, preserving the nation entrusted to his care, and dedicating his life to serving the country and its citizen, making timeless achievements at the local, regional and international levels.
On Friday, the 13th of last May, The UAE mourned the passing of the late Sheikh Khalifa who was known for stretching his helping hands all over the world, as well as his achievements and initiatives aimed at improving the citizens’ quality of life, and providing a decent life and ensuring the well-being of the people of the Emirates.
The life and achievements of the late Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan will remain a guide for future generations, as he left behind a legacy full of giving, achievements and timeless marks in various developmental and humanitarian fields.
He will remain a symbol of his people and nation as well as one of history’s greats.
What gives us hope, is that your right-hand man His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE, carries the banner of the Father of the Nation, Zayed Al Khair, so that this blessed march can continue, and God willing never stop.
The UAE’s flag will remain high above the clouds, guarded by all the people of the nation, sacrificing everything even our lives for it.
As a symbol of the nation’s pride, this flag is raised by the people of the Emirates all around the world, boasting its significance and faithfully guarding it.
May God preserve our flag and homeland as we remain loyal, keeping an eye that never sleeps guarding the UAE flag flying high.