One-minute silence observed for UAE martyrs

One-minute silence observed for UAE martyrs
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Abu Dhabi - The UAE Minister of Economy, briefed New Zealand Trade Minister Tim Groser and his delegation about the three-day mourning period to pay tributes to the fallen heroes.



By Staff Reporter

Published: Tue 8 Sep 2015, 12:00 AM

Last updated: Thu 26 Nov 2015, 2:02 PM

Participants of UAE-New Zealand Joint Economic Commission observed a one-minute silence to pay respects to 45 Emirati servicemen killed in Yemen.
Sultan bin Saeed Al Mansoori, the UAE Minister of Economy, briefed New Zealand Trade Minister Tim Groser and his delegation about the three-day mourning period to pay tributes to the fallen heroes.
The minister also said the loss of the UAE servicemen is the biggest tragedy his nation has faced since its forming in 1971.
haseeb@khaleejtimes.com


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