The UAE's embassies and diplomatic missions in Korea and elswhere have celebrated the nation's 46th National Day in the presence of senior officials who extended their congratulations to the leadership and Emirati citizens on the occasion.
The celebrations were an expression of pride and loyalty to the UAE's leadership and people, highlighting the anniversary of the Union and the great strides the country has achieved under the leadership of President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, and Their Highnesses, Supreme Council Members and Rulers of the Emirates.
The UAE National Day festivities included a number of cultural and heritage events highlighting the nation's progress and development in the past 46 years, and were held across various friendly countries in which the UAE has diplomatic posts.
In Seoul, UAE Ambassador to Korea Abdulla Saif Alnuaimi hosted a gala reception at Hotel Shilla on Dec. 1 On the occasion of the counry'ss 46th National Day, marked on December 2nd.
More than 700 plus guests from the Korean government and all segments of socioeconomic areas joined the event.
Amb.Abdulla Saif Alnuaimi said that the leadership will stay the course laid down by the nation's founding fathers and continue to deepen the Spirit of the Union, which was motivated by the aspirations of the people.
On this glorious day, we pray to Allah Almighty to have mercy on the founding father, the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, and on his brothers, the co-founders of the Union. We ask Allah Almighty to grant them mercy and forgiveness.