UAE Promoter of Peace, Says Clinton

ABU DHABI - The United States Secretary of State, Hillary Clinton, in a message sent on Wednesday, hailed the UAE leadership and people on the 38th National Day.

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Published: Fri 4 Dec 2009, 12:49 AM

Last updated: Thu 2 Apr 2015, 9:26 AM

“The UAE has been a promoter of peace and progress not just nationally, but regionally and internationally, thanks to the foresight of its founder, the late Shaikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, and to the wise leadership of President His Highness Shaikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, His Highness Shaikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of UAE and Ruler of Dubai, and Their Highnesses Members of the Supreme Council and Rulers of the Emirates,” she said.

“Our friendship exemplifies the relations founded on mutual interests and mutual respect that President Obama described in his speech in Cairo. Our strategic partnership and the UAE’s leadership on important regional issues contribute to regional and international stability.

Our strong and growing relation-ships in such varied fields as business, finance and trade; medicine, science and technology; humanitarian work; media; and education and culture, demonstrate the enormous success possible when friends reach out with open hands of partnership and respect,” Clinton said.

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