ABU DHABI, 24th June 2016 (WAM) – H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, attended this evening a gathering held at the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque to mark the Zayed Humanitarian Day, in memory of the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan.

The gathering, which was held under the slogan ‘In loving memory of benevolent Zayed’, was organised under the supervision of the Ministry of Presidential Affairs, in collaboration with the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque Centre and the General Authority for Islamic Affairs and Awqaf (GAIAA).

The evening was attended by Sheikh Abdullah bin Bayyah, President of the Muslim Council of Elders, Dr. Mohammed Matar Al Kaabi, Chairman of the GAIAA, the scholars who are the guests of President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan during the holy month of Ramadan, ambassadors of Arab and Islamic countries and a number of senior officials.

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