A special military ceremony is held at the Al Bateen Airport upon arrival of the coffins of three Emiratis killed in Yemen. Image Credit: Supplied

Abu Dhabi: The General Command of the UAE Armed Forces mourned the martyrdom of three Emirati officers in Yemen.

They were killed while performing their national duty as part of the Armed Forces' involvement in Operation Restoring Hope being carried out by the Saudi-led Arab coalition to support the legitimate government of Yemen.

The martyrs are First Corporal Juma Jawaher Juma Al Hammadi, First Corporal Khalid Mohammad Abdullah Al Shehi, and First Corporal Saeed Ahmad Al Habsi.

Funeral prayers were held on Sunday in Ras Al Khaimah.

The Armed Forces’ General Command offered condolences to the families of the martyrs and asked Allah Almightyto place them in paradise and grant their families the patience and solace to bear the loss.