Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid and Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed attend mass wedding ceremony
Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid, Vice President and Ruler of Dubai, and Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces, led a royal delegation in a mass wedding ceremony for 150 couples emiratis.
The leaders of the UAE were special guests of honor at this joyful event, held to celebrate the country’s upcoming Golden Jubilee celebrations.
They were joined on this happy occasion by Sheikh Saud bin Saqr Al Qasimi, ruler of Ras Al Khaimah; Sheikh Maktoum bin Mohammed, Deputy Prime Minister and Deputy Governor of Dubai, Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed, Crown Prince of Dubai, Sheikh Ahmed bin Mohammed, Chairman of the Dubai Media Council, and Sheikh Mansoor bin Mohammed, Chairman of the Dubai Sports Council.
Royal guests watched the ceremony televised from various parts of the Emirates.
The marriages included that of Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohamed bin Zayed to Sheikha Fakhra, the daughter of Sheikh Khalifa bin Hamdan bin Mohamed Al Nahyan.
The weddings were held in association with the Department of Community Development.
“I was happy today, like the people of the Emirates, for the marriage of Hamdan bin Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan and the marriage of 150 young Emiratis to him,” Sheikh Mohammed said on Twitter.
“We congratulate the Honorable Al Nahyan. We congratulate 300 Emirati families on the marriage of their sons and daughters.”
Sheikhs, ministers, dignitaries and other senior officials from each emirate also gathered for this special day.
The couples expressed their sincere appreciation to the leaders of the UAE and look forward to their presence at a precious moment in their lives.
Updated: November 11, 2021, 08:43