Sheikhs and senior officials have attended a mass wedding held for 129 young Emirati men 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 wedding was held in response to President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan's declaration of 2017 as the national Year of Giving.
The notable figures who attended the ceremony held at Al-Khabisi Wedding Hall included H.H. Sheikh Sultan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the President's Representative; H.H. Sheikh Tahnoun bin Mohammed Al Nahyan, Abu Dhabi Ruler's Representative in the Al Ain Region; H.H. Sheikh Hazza bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Chairman of Abu Dhabi Executive Council; H.H. Lt. General Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of the Interior; H.H. Sheikh Ahmed bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Chairman of Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Knowledge Foundation, along with ministers, members of the Federal National Council, members of Abu Dhabi Executive Council, ambassadors, VIPs, tribal dignitaries and invited guests.