HM King Mohammed VI, accompanied by HRH Prince Moulay Rachid, attended, Wednesday in Abu Dhabi, the 44th UAE National Day celebrations.
The participation of HM the King in these celebrations is part of the friendship and working visit that the Sovereign is paying to the UAE on the occasion of the organization of the Moroccan Week in Abu Dhabi.
It also reflects the historical and brotherly relations between Morocco and the UAE and their leaders, HM King Mohammed VI and HH Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan.
Upon His arrival at the venue of the celebration of the 44th anniversary of the Union, HM the King was greeted by HH Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces before joining the official gallery.
The ceremony, which took place in the presence of notably HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE Vice-President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, Their Highnesses Sheikhs members of the Supreme Council, Rulers of the emirates and Crown Princes, was marked by artistic and folkloric performance tracing the history of the UAE, and representations by members of the UAE Armed Forces, reflecting the spirits of unity, strength and belonging of these forces.
During this friendship and working visit, HM the King is accompanied by a delegation including the Sovereign’s Advisers, Zoulikha Nasri and Fouad Ali El Himma, Minister of Agriculture and Fisheries, Aziz Akhannouch, Minister of Health, El Houssaine Louardi, Minister of Tourism, Lahcen Haddad, Minister of Culture, Mohamed Amine Sbihi, Minister of Crafts, Social Economy and Solidarity, Fatema Merouane, Ambassador of HM the King in Abu Dhabi, Mohamed Ait Ouali, and several other figures.