Shaikh Mohammad Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces (L), awards Staff Brigadier General Saif Al Yamahi (2nd R) with a Medal of Bravery on Monday. Image Credit: WAM

Abu Dhabi: His Highness Shaikh Mohammad Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, on Monday decorated a number of UAE Armed Forces and police officers with the Emirates Military Order in recognition of their heroic actions while performing their duties.

Shaikh Mohammad Bin Zayed expressed his pride in the nation’s heroes and protectors who exemplify the values of loyalty, faithfulness, loyalty and courage through their heroic actions.

Addressing the heroes, Shaikh Mohammad Bin zayed said: “You are the nation’s strong fortress due to your sacrifices and the heroic role you play in the various tasks assigned to you, both at home and abroad — honourable actions that are a source pride for all Emiratis.”

Lieutenant General Shaikh Saif Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior; Shaikh Hamdan Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Ruler’s Representative in Al Dhafra Region; Shaikh Nahyan Bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister of Tolerance; Lt Gen Hamad Mohammad Thani Al Rumaithi, Chief of Staff of the UAE Armed Forces, and other shaikhs and senior officials were present.