ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates - Monday, September 7th 2015 [ME NewsWire]
A number of the Ministry’s officials and senior officers continued to pay tribute to the martyrs for their ultimate and most noble sacrifice. The officials and senior officers have expressed their sincerest condolences to the families of the martyrs, expressing their pride and their utmost respect for the brave souls; praying to God Almighty to shower them with his mercy and to accept them among his faithful servants. UAE officials noted that the fallen soldiers’ martyrdom has reinforced out will to further fight in support of truth and justice. It embodies the cohesion and solidarity among citizens of a united country at its best. The sacrifices of the proverbial UAE soldiers should be a lesson for us in loyalty and courage; values that we must inculcate in the youth as a role model to emulate. We offer our sincerest condolences and sympathy to the Emirati people on the loss of our martyred servicemen, symbols of sacrifice and bravery”.
Al Obaidly: Martyrs of Duty
Major General Dr. Abdul Quddous Abdul Razzaq Al Obaidly, Assistant Director General of Total Quality at Dubai Police said: “We express our his heartfelt condolences to the leadership, government, people of the UAE, and to the families of the brave martyrs. They now dwell in heaven, but will forever remain engraved in the hearts and minds of Emirati people, as they are role models for our nation in what it means to the leadership’s call of national duty,” he said.
Additionally, Major General Al Obaidly pointed out that these heroes have laid down their lives to defend the Arab nation, and will forever remain etched in the hearts of both of the citizens and residents of this country, for they are the valiant soldiers defending the dignity of the nation. They are the sons of Zayed, Khalifa, and Mohammed bin Rashid, and Mohammed bin Zayed. May God Almighty grant these martyrs of duty mercy and place them in heaven”.
Al Shamesi: Values of Coherence and Cohesion
Brigadier Hamad Adeel Al Shamesi, Director General of Correctional and Punitive Establishments at the Ministry of Interior said: “The UAE leadership and people stand unified in support of the families of the martyrs. This reflects the noble values of cohesion, solidarity and pride for the sacrifices of the martyrs, whose names will remain forever engraved in the history of the nation. Their martyrdom is a great honor that bestows pride upon the nation, may God Almighty grant these martyrs eternal peace and place them in heaven”.
Brigadier Al Shamesi also extended his deepest condolences and sympathy to the families of martyrs, praying God Almighty to bestow his mercy upon the deceased; to rest them in eternal peace; and to provide patience and solace for their families as they bear such a loss”.
Mohammed Al Dhaheri: Symbols of Sacrifice and Martyrdom
Brigadier Mohammed Obeid Al Dhaheri, Director General of Human Resources at Ministry of Interior said: “The sacrifices and martyrdom of the UAE sons who have laid down their lives in defense of the safety of the homeland, and to safeguard the achievements of its people, will only boost our determination to forever remain a steadfast protective shield; and advocates of pride and dignity so as to achieve the coveted triumph.”
Brigadier Al Dhaheri extended his condolences to the families of the martyrs. He prayed to God Almighty to grant them mercy and to place them in heaven among the prophets and the saints.
Mansour Al Dhaheri: In Defense of the homeland
Brigadier General Mansour Ahmed Ali Hamouda Al Dhaheri, Director General of Residency and Foreigners Affairs in Abu Dhabi, said: “The UAE people are proud of the sacrifices made by the martyrs of duty of our valiant armed forces in maintaining the security of our state and the Arab Gulf region. Our country will always stand united to defend what is right and to support the oppressed.”
Brigadier Al Dhaheri offered his condolences to the leadership and to the families of the martyrs, praying to God Almighty to bestow His mercy upon them, to rest their souls in eternal peace, and to grant their families and our people the comfort and solace to bear this loss.
Al Muhairi: On the Path of Pride and Glory
Brigadier General Mubarak Abdullah Al Muhairi, Director General of Guards and Special Tasks at Abu Dhabi Police, said: “The names of the nation’s righteous martyrs and their fellows, who preceded them on the path of pride and glory, will be forever engraved in the history of the nation. These brave martyrs role models for the youth of the UAE. Their sacrifices embody what it means to be patriotic and reflect steadfast loyalty and devotion to the country. Through the blood that they have spilled for this great nation, they have inspired us, and made us more resolved and determined to keep the UAE flag raised high with pride and dignity.”
“Our valiant and heroic martyrs have laid down their lives for the sake of peace, to safeguard the safety and security of the entire region, and to restore hope and stability for Yemen’s land and its people,” he continued. In conclusion, Brigadier General Al Muhairi expressed his heartfelt condolences and sympathy to the families of the martyrs, praying to God Almighty to bestow His mercy upon them and that their souls forever dwell in peace.
Ben Dalmooj: Answering the Call
Colonel Mohammed Hamid bin Dalmouj Al Dhaheri, Director General of Strategy and Performance Development at the Ministry of Interior said: “We pray to God Almighty to bestow His mercy upon the martyrs of the nation, who have answered the call and laid down their lives in defense of their nation. They are the sons and soldiers of Zayed, who are willing to sacrifice their most valued possession, their own life and blood in order to answer the call of duty. This is what the UAE heritage is all about; to uphold the values of loyalty and sacrifice for the nation and to its leaders is the main priority for all UAE citizens.
“My brothers, martyrs of duty, we stand in reverence for the noble honor that has been bestowed upon you. Our leaders take pride in our soldiers who uphold the values of justice; and we are certain that any nation, whose people are willing to sacrifice their lives in defending what is right, will attain victory,” he concluded.
Al Ketbi: Immortal Names
Colonel Saif Ali Al Ketbi, Director General of the Police College said: “The heroes, who have sacrificed their lives on the battlefield, exemplify patriotism, have faced the enemy without fear, because they knew that martyrdom is an honor that is bestowed upon heroes only.”
Adding further, he said: “The valiant martyrs have laid down their lives in defense of justice and the oppressed. Such an attitude is no stranger to the UAE people. Their names will be immortalized for generations to come, for they have bestowed medals of pride and honor upon the nation.”
He prayed to God to grant the martyrs mercy and to rest them in eternal peace, saying that “martyrdom is the most honorable end for a life because of its high reward by God Almighty.”
Bin Muhairom: They have laid down their lives while serving their country
Colonel Mubarak bin Muhairom, General Director of Community Protection and Crime Prevention at the General Secretariat of the Office of H.H Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, indicated that the martyrs have died as heroes and sacrificed their life in the service of the UAE and have shed their blood to defend the noblest values of loyalty and sacrifice with their blood in support of the oppressed brotherly Yemeni people.
He added: “The sacrifices of our brave heroic martyrs makes the Emirati people more resolved to answer the call of national duty and to defend what is right in the name of justice. Their exemplary bravery is no stranger to the UAE people. It has been inculcated in their souls, along with the values of goodness and giving by the forefather, HH late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan; and they have proven to be worthy successors to the best predecessor, following in his footsteps in the best possible way.”
He also expressed his sincerest condolences and sympathy to the leadership, government, people of the UAE, and to the families of the brave martyrs who have sacrificed their lives in support of truth and justice. “These soldiers have made the ultimate sacrifice and have been rewarded with the ultimate honor of martyrdom,” he said. He prayed to God Almighty to have mercy on the martyrs’ souls and to grant them eternal peace.
Al Ansari: in Defense of Truth and Justice
Lt. Colonel Mohammed Abdul Jalil Al Ansari, Director General of the Abu Dhabi Civil Defense said: “We have made good use of the knowledge and vision bestowed upon us by the founding father, late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan (may God have mercy on his soul), who regarded the UAE Armed Forces as the protective shield of the country; to maintain national cohesion; preserve lives; protect the wealth of the country; as well as to support our brothers in need”.
Adding further, Lt. Colonel Al Ansari noted that the martyrs, who died while performing their national duty, have laid down their lives in defense of the Arab and Islamic dignity. He offered his deepest condolences and sympathy for the martyrdom of scores of Emirati young servicemen. He prayed to God Almighty to bestow his mercy on the deceased, rest them in eternal peace, and grant their families the patience and solace to bear this loss.
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