Towards a drug-free society

DUBAI — Emirates Post will stamp all mail with a special postmark (cancellation imprint) to spread awareness about the dangers of drugs for a week from today to July 2, 2005, as part of the observance of the International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking which falls today.

By A Staff Reporter

Published: Sun 26 Jun 2005, 10:32 AM

Last updated: Thu 2 Apr 2015, 8:10 PM

The postmark, designed in association with the Ministry of Interior, is a demonstration of Emirates Post’s support to initiatives highlighting the dangers of drugs. The postmark will carry the message “Hand in Hand Toward a Drug-Free Society”.

“Supporting humanitarian causes forms an important part of Emirates Post’s corporate social responsibility,” said Abdullah Al Daboos, Director-General, Emirates Post. “We are particularly delighted to extend our support to the anti-drugs campaign through this postmark because we would like to join the global campaign against drug abuse and thus help save the society from the consequences of this great evil.”

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