ABU DHABI, Prime Minister of Greece Kyriakos Mitsotakis Tuesday visited Wahat Al Karama, Abu Dhabi's national and cultural landmark designed to commemorate the sacrifices and heroic deeds of UAE martyrs to defend their homeland and protect its achievements.
Upon his arrival, Mitsotakis was welcomed by Sheikh Khalifa bin Tahnoun Al Nahyan, Executive Director of the Martyrs' Families' Affairs Office, at the Abu Dhabi Crown Prince's Court.
He attended the Guard of Honour ceremony, then laid a wreath at Martyrs' Monument, made up of 31 panels leaning on one another in a symbol of solidarity between the leadership, people and soldiers of the UAE.
Later, he went on a tour of the monument and listened to a detailed explanation by Sheikh Khalifa bin Tahnoun about the different sections in Wahat Al Karama, which embody the bravery and heroism of UAE heroes, as well as the nation's noble values. He was accompanied by the ambassadors of the two countries along with senior officials of the visiting delegation.
At the end of the tour, Mitsotakis wrote in the visitor's log, expressing his utmost respect and appreciation for the brave martyrs of the UAE.
Source: Emirates News Agency