The Federal Authority for Government Human Resources (FAHR) celebrated on Thursday the UAE Flag Day, as part of the national campaign launched by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai. The occasion also marks the 13th anniversary of His Highness Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan’s accession as President of the UAE.
In his speech at the ceremony organized by FAHR for the occasion in the presence of a crowd of its officials and employees, HE Dr. Abdulrahman Al Awar, Director General of the Federal Authority for Government Human Resources, said that the Flag Day “is a show of unity, patriotism and loyalty to the homeland and its leadership”. He congratulated His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the State on the occasion of the 13th anniversary of his Presidency, pointing out that the UAE has made great strides during his reign on all regional and global levels.
HE said that the flag represents a source of pride for all citizens and residents of the country, and a symbol of our dignity, integrity and love for the whole of humanity. The UAE has been keen to deliver this message to the world since the era of its founding fathers, when they united under this flag to declare the establishment of the blessed union.
Dr Abdulrahman congratulated His Highness President Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi, Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, Rulers of the emirates and UAE people on this occasion.