His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, today offered his heartfelt condolences to the families of pilots Ahmed Mohamed Al Zeyoudi and Abdullah Mohammed Al Yamahi, who were martyred while participating in the Saudi-led Arab coalition's ‘Operation Restoring Hope’ in Yemen.
While making separate visits to the mourning tents at Al Hala and Marbad in Fujairah, Sheikh Mohamed expressed his sympathies and condolences to the families of martyrs, praying to Allah Almighty to rest the martyrs' soul in Paradise and grant solace to their families.
While comforting the families of the martyrs, HH Sheikh Mohamed affirmed that the UAE is proud of its martyr heroes who day after day set shining examples of bravery and sacrifices which showed their deep loyalty to their homeland. ''They were the loyal soldiers and brave heroes in the battles of dignity and honour. They will remain a source of inspiration for the generations to come,'' HH said.
HH added that the stand of the UAE people, particularly families of martyrs, in solidarity behind their children in the Armed Forces, security agencies and humanitarian organisations was a source of pride and glory from which we draw strength, determination,
pride and persistence as well as the sublime values of loyalty and belonging to the nation. HH said these values revive and promote the spirit of hope and work to forge ahead on the path of glory and dignity in order to confront challenges with firmly and bravely.
Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Sheikh Khalifa bin Tahnoun bin Mohammed Al Nahyan, Director of Office of Martyrs' Families Office, and Mohammed Mubarak Al Mazrouie, Undersecretary of the Abu Dhabi Crown Prince's Court, also offered condolences to the families of martyrs.