President orders release of 554 prison inmates

ABU DHABI - The President, His Highness Shaikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan has ordered the release of 554 inmates allover the country and paying off their debts on the occasion of the 40th National Day Celebrations.

By (WAM)

Published: Sun 27 Nov 2011, 3:34 PM

Last updated: Tue 7 Apr 2015, 10:39 AM

The UAE President’s humanitarian gesture on pardoning prison inmates comes in line with Shaikh Khalifa’s keenness to give them chance to resume new life and ease suffering of their families.

The release and settlement of the financial commitments reflect the habits of the UAE President in religious and national occasions, and reiterate tolerance spirit of the UAE community.

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