Sharjah Crown Prince: Citizen's soul, nation's least sacrifice
November 29, 2023 / 3:29 PM
Sharjah24: On the annual observance of Commemoration (Martyr’s) Day, marked on November 30th, His Highness Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammed bin Sultan Al Qasimi, the Crown Prince and the Deputy Ruler of Sharjah, expressed sentiments of reverence. He emphasised the significance of this day for the United Arab Emirates, underscoring the remembrance of courageous soldiers and the honouring of martyrs who sacrificed for duty and homeland. His Highness paid tribute to heroes from various realms, acknowledging their unwavering service to the nation, protection of its territory, and wholehearted dedication, wherein they offered their utmost with pride and dignity. The commemoration includes prayers for the martyrs.
November 30th, according to His Highness, stands as a day to uphold the profound teachings of loyalty, devotion, and service to the country as exemplified by the martyrs. It serves as a fitting tribute to the invaluable sacrifices made—a pinnacle in the preservation of homelands and families. The observance of Commemoration Day reflects the Emirati society's authenticity, values, and distinction, portraying a deep-seated love for the land, as well as unwavering loyalty, devotion, and defense by the nation's sons. His Highness highlighted that sacrificing one's soul and self represents the least a citizen can contribute for the nation's sake, fostering societal preservation, and safeguarding the land and honour.