RAS AL KHAIMAH, A UAE national has graduated from the US Naval Academy and was honoured by US President Donald Trump.

"I feel proud of belonging to this batch of graduates with a degree of Engineering, specialising in Systems and Administration," said Lieutenant Ibrahim Issa Ali Al Tenaiji, who was the only graduate out of 4000 in different disciplines and majors to raise his country's flag high during the graduation ceremony.

"I already spoke to President Trump and he sent a message of peace to the people of UAE," added Al Tenaiji who lives in Al Rams City, Ras Al Khaimah.

"One day I will be back to the UAE and sky is the limit for my ambitions to serve my nation and my people at the highest level possible," he enthused.

Source: Emirates News Agency